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Meet the Faculty

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Joseph "Joe" Fritsch

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Division: Natural Science Division
Office: Rockwell Academic Center (RAC) 108
Phone: (310) 506-6705

  • Ph.D., Chemistry, University of Minnesota, 2006
  • B.S., Chemistry, Hope College, 1997
  • General Chemistry I and II (CHEM 120 and CHEM 121)
  • General Chemistry I and II Lab (CHEM 120L and CHEM 121L)
  • Inorganic Chemistry (CHEM 390)
  • Inorganic Chemistry Lab (CHEM 390L)
Key Awards/Affiliations:
  • Professional Affiliations:
  • Advisor to the Student Affiliate of the American Chemical Society
  • American Chemical Society
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Grant Awards:
  • Environmental Protection Agency, Predoctoral Science to Achieve Results (STAR) Fellowship
Academic Interests:
  • Characterization and reaction chemistry of environmental substrates and pollutants
  • Synthesis of pyridinylpyrolle transition metal complexes with noval optical properties
  • Synthesis of tetradentate beta-diketiminate transition metal complexes
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