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Monika Raj
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Assistant Professor

Research Areas: Organic

Office: 374 Chemistry Building

179 Chemistry Building
Auburn, AL 36849

Phone: (334)-844-6986



Ph.D., Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

Professional Employment

Assistant Professor, Auburn University
Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Seton Hall University
Post Doc, New York University
Post Doc, University of Pennsylvania

Honors and Awards

CDI Grant, SHU
2016 - 1017
Researcher of the year, College of Arts and Science, SHU
2016 - 2017
University Research Council (URC) Award
Eli Lilly Asia Outstanding Thesis Award, First Prize in Asia
Doctoral Fellowship Awards from SCIR, India
Travel Grand, Gordan Research Conference (GRC), RI, USA

Research and Teaching Interests

We are interested in utilizing organic chemistry tools for solving the problems in the field of biology. Our focus is development of new chemical reactions, catalysis and ligation methodologies for synthesis of biological molecules.

Last updated: 02/26/2018