Yale University
225 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06520
phone: 203.432.5215
greenchemistry@yale.edu

Past Center Members

Photo: Megan  Altizer   Megan Altizer
Yale College '12, Environmental Engineering

Currently:
Carbon Recycling International
Reykjavik, Iceland
     
Katalin Barta   Katalin Barta, PhD
Associate Research Scientist 2011-2012
Postdoctoral Associate 2010-2011 

Currently:
Assistant professor in Green Catalysis
 
   

    
Laura B. Brentner, PhD
Postdoctoral Associate, Environmental Engineering, 2010

Currently:
Adjunct Faculty and Research Assistant
Clark University
       
Leah Butler   Leah Butler
Masters, Environmental Management & International Relations '13
     
 

Zheng Cui, PhD
Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Chemistry, 2009- 2010

Currently:
Scientist
Verutek Technologies, LLC

       
  Katie Dana
PhD Candidate, Environmental Engineering
   
Matt Eckelman   Matthew Eckelman, PhD
Associate Research Scientist
School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, 2009-2011

Currently:
Assistant Professor,
Civil & Environmental Engineering
Northeastern University
   
 

Nicolas Eghbali, PhD
Postdoctoral Associate 2007-2009

Currently:
Expert, EHS Product Stewardship and Regulatory Affairs 
Royal HaskoningDHV

Project Coordinator
ISPT - Institute for Sustainable Process Technology

     
 Patrick Foley  

Patrick Foley, PhD

Environmental Engineering '11

Currently:
Chief Scientific Officer
P2 Science

 
     
  Eric Fournier
Masters, Environmental Management '10

Currently: 
PhD Candidate in Environmental Science & Management
University of California at Santa Barbara
   
  Julian Fouquet
Visiting Student, Ecole Nationale de Chemie-Physique-Biologie
Worked with Patrick Foley on C-Glycosides as Renewable Surfactant
 
     

 

Elizabeth Friedlander
Masters of Environmental Studies '11

Currently:
Dow Sustainability Fellow
Architecture Program
University of Michigan 

   

Valerie Fuchs, PhD
Postdoctoral Associate 2010-2011

Currently:  
Water Resources Engineer and Planner
MWH Global
Sacramento, CA

 
     
Erik Fyfe   Erik Fyfe
Masters in Environmental Science '12
 
     
 Photo: Bezawit  Getachew  

 

Bezawit Getachew
Yale College '12, Chemical Engineering

     
 

Ken Goeury
Visiting Student, Ecole Nationale de Chemie-Physique-Biologie
Worked with Patrick Foley on C-Glycosides as Renewable Surfactant

 
     
Holly Hajare  

Holly Hajare
Yale College '15, Chemistry 

   
  Thomas Søndergaard Hansen, PhD 
Visiting Research Associate

Currently:
Production Chemist
Novozymes
Kalundborg, Denmark
     
Emily Hong  

Emily Hong
Undergraduate, Chemistry
Yale College '14

   
Photo: Barry  Husowitz PHD   Barry Husowitz, PhD
Associate Research Scientist 2011-2012
   
 

Leah Itagaki
Undergraduate, Chemical Engineering
Yale College '11

Currently: Technical Services,
Epic Systems

       
 

Sarai Itagaki-Meyer
Undergraduate, Chemical Engineering
Davenport College '11

Currently:
PhD Candidate, Bio-molecular Engineering
Cornell University

     
 Azadeh Kermanshahipour   Azadeh Kermanshahipour, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow 2010-2013

Currently:
Assistant Professor
Department of Process Engineering and Applied Science
Dalhousie University
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
 
 
     

 

Andrew Klein
Undergraduate Researcher, Yale College '10

Currently:
PhD Candidate in Chemical Engineering, Stanford University

       
 

Alexei Lapkin, PhD
School of Engineering
The University of Warwick, UK
Visiting Sabbatical Professor at Yale - 2009

       
Francisco Lopez   Francisco Lopez
Laboratory Assistant 2012 
     
Lauren Martini  

Lauren Martini, PhD
Chemistry '13 

Currently:
Chemistry Teacher
Choate Rosemary Hall

     
 

Kira Matus, PhD
Senior Policy Analyst

Currently:
Assistant Professor in Public Policy and Management 
Department of Government
London School of Economics

     
   

Erin McBurney

Senior Administrative Assistant

Currently: Senior Administrative Assistant at Yale School of Public Health

       
Sarah Miller  

Sarah Miller, PhD
Environmental Engineering, 2011

Currently:
Assistant Dean for Inclusive Excellence
College of Engineering and Applied Science
Colorado University, Boulder

Brent Muller  

Brent Muller

Yale College '10

Currently:
Associate Consultant, The Lucas Group

   
 

Fuzhan Nasiri, PhD
Postdoctoral Associate 2009-2010
Associate Research Scientist 2010-2011

Currently: 
Assistant Professor (Lecturer) in Faculty & Environment Management
Faculty of the Built Environment
University College London

 
     
Anthony Phimphachanh  

Anthony Phimphachanh
Visiting Assistant Researcher Summer 2010

Currently:
M. Sc Student in Polymer and Organic Chemistry and Chemical physics at Pierre and Marie Curie University

Solvay Novecare apprentice in polymer and surfactant's synthesis

     
Troy Savage   Troy Savage
Yale School of Divinity '13
Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies '13 
     
 

Shyam S. Shukla, PhD
Professor of Chemistry
Lamar University
Visiting Sabbatical Professor at Yale - 2009

     
Lindsay Soh   Lindsay Soh, PhD
Environmental Engineering '13

Currently:
Assistant Professor
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Lafayette College
     
Justin Steinfeld  

Justin Steinfeld
Undergraduate, Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry
Yale College '11

Currently:
Postgraduate Associate
Dieter Soll Lab in the MB&B Department


Adelina Voutchkova   Adelina Voutchkova, PhD
Associate Research Scientist
Department of Chemistry

Currently:
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
George Washington University
   
Photo: Genoa  Warner
  Genoa Warner
Yale College '12, Chemistry

Currently:
Masters Student
Carnegie Mellon
Institute of Green Science
     
Brian Weeks  

Brian Weeks
Research Assistant 2011-2012

Currently:
Master of Public Health student
Tulane University

   

  Kyle W. Williams
Masters Candidate, Environmental Management with a focus on Environmental Design and Urban Ecology '10

Currently:
Graduate Student in Product Design,  Stanford University, School of Engineering
   
Laura Zuluaga  

Laura Zuluaga
Visiting Assistant Researcher 2011

Currently:
MSc. Candidate
Chemical Engineering
National University of Columbia