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Eugene ShakhnovichEugene Shakhnovich

Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Shakhnovich Research Group

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Tenure-Track Assistant Professorship

The deadline to apply for the assistant professorship in chemistry was December 15, 2014. To explore other faculty positions at Harvard, please visit https://academicpositions.harvard.edu. Harvard University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

Upcoming Events

Jan 05

Shuai Li Defense

10:30am to 12:30pm


Harvard Medical School, Bldg. C, 1st Floor, Folin Wu Room

Title:  Targeting the Calcineurin-NFAT Interaction by Solution NMR Spectroscopy

Jan 14

Varinder Aggarwal

4:15pm to 5:15pm


Pfizer Lecture Hall

Professor Varinder Aggarwal, University of Bristol.  Organic Seminar.

Jan 20

Herbert Waldmann

4:15pm to 5:15pm


Pfizer Lecture Hall

Professor Herbert Waldmann, MPI-Dortmund.  TBA.

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Welcome to Harvard University’s Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology (CCB). We are proud to continue our department’s rich tradition of research and scholarship in the molecular sciences. Our research activities in CCB span the core disciplines of organic, inorganic, and physical chemistry and the interdisciplinary frontiers of the life and physical sciences.

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Farewell to Jerry Connors

Farewell to Jerry Connors

October 6, 2014

Associate Director of Laboratories Jerry Connors was feted at a retirement ceremony on September 12th, with three former CCB directors in attendance as well as current director Allen Aloise and colleagues from across the university. Jerry has been with CCB since 1966, when he came to work as a research assistant in the group of Frank Westheimer.

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