Matthew S. Ward, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Chemistry

mward@daemen.edu

Education

  • Ph.D., Inorganic Chemistry, University of Pittsburgh
  • B.A., Chemistry, Hiram College 

Postdoctoral Research

  • Furman University, Greenville, SC: Henry and Camille Dreyfus Scholar/Fellow for Undergraduate Institutions.

Specialty

  • Inorganic/Bioinorganic Chemistry 

Research Interests

  • Transition metal complexes in biological systems
  • Chemotherapy
  • Diabetes
  • Septic/Toxic Shock (Sepsis)
  • Computer simulation and modeling

Teaching Activities

  • General Chemistry
  • General Chemistry I
  • General Chemistry II
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Modern Instrumental Analysis
  • Science and Contemporary Social Issues
  • IND 101 

Organizations and Affiliations

  • American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR)
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

Personal Interests

  • Music, theater, baseball, darts, bowling, racquetball and chemical research

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