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Professor Hongkun ParkHongkun Park

Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology and of Physics

Park Research Group

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Upcoming Events

Mar 02

Wilfred van der Donk

4:15pm to 5:15pm


Pfizer Lecture Hall

Professor Wilfred van der Donk, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; HHMI.  Biosynthesis of Cyclic Peptide Antibiotics.  R.B. Woodward Lectures in the Chemical Sciences, Organic Chemistry Seminar.

Mar 09

Jennifer Doudna

4:15pm to 5:15pm


Pfizer Lecture Hall

Professor Jennifer Doudna, University of California, Berkeley; HHMI. The CRISPR Revolution: From Programmable DNA Cleavage to Genome Engineering.  Frank H. Westheimer Prize Lecture.

Mar 11

Anastassia Alexandrova

4:15pm to 5:15pm


Pfizer Lecture Hall

Professor Anastassia Alexandrova, UCLA.  Student-hosted seminar.

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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.

Latest News

Kathy Zuccala wins Dean's Distinction Award

February 24, 2015

Congratulations to Senior Sponsored Research Administrator Kathy Zuccala for being designated a recipient of the 2015 Dean's Distinction award! Nominated not only for her service as interim manager of sponsored research for the past few months and for providing expert testimony during labor arbitration hearings, Kathy has gone beyond the call of duty in helping to plan and implement Harvard's first Energy Frontier Research Center. She will be honored at a ceremony in University Hall later in the spring.

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