Members of our faculty consistently rank as leaders in their respective fields. These include current and past winners of the Robert Boyle Prize for Analytical Science given by the Royal Society of Chemistry (UK), a member-elect of the International Academy of Quantum Molecular Science, a National Fresenius Award winner, a Fellow and Innovation Awardee of the American Chemical Society, and a Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences. Our faculty also boasts many past recipients of national and IU-based awards in chemistry and chemical education.

Faculty Highlights

Research Faculty

Michael VanNieuwenhze
Michael VanNieuwenhze

Organic | Chemical Biology
Life | Origins

Michael VanNieuwenhze received is B.A. degree from Kalamazoo College in 1984 and his M.S. from Yale University in 1988...

View more research faculty »


Pengyun Li
Pengyun Li

Chemical Biology

Pengyun Li received his B.S. in 1994 and M.S. degree in 1996 from Nanjing University, China. He was awarded his Ph.D. in biophysics from Tsinghua University, China, in 2003...

View more scientists »