University of Massachusetts Amherst

Kinetics and Reactor Design (Fall 2012, 2013, 2014)
ChE 320
T, Th 1:00-2:15 pm, Room for 2014: GSMN 020
Fri 9:05-9:55 am, Room for 2014: GSMN 020

Nanostructured Biomaterials (Spring 2012, 2013, 2014)
ChE 597D
Wed 6-9 pm, Room for 2015: TBD
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Honors Coordinator for the Department of Chemical Engineering (Fall 2011 - )


Sophomore Honors Colloquium (Spring 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)

ChE H226


Senior Honors Colloquium (Fall 2012, 2013, 2014)

ChE H401


Senior Honors Colloquium (Spring 2013)

ChE H402


Curriculum Requirements for Honors ChE Students

1. Two documents (below and at link) will outline what courses you need to complete to earn Departmental Honors in Chemical Engineering. (JDS updated these files Nov. 2013).


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2. Information and Forms for Independent Capstone link


NOTE: For all forms, you must obtain all required signatures (chairperson, committee member) before submitting to Prof. Schiffman for final approval. If you have a form that needs to be signed, you do NOT need to set-up a meeting. Leave it under her office door (LSL N533) and she will let you know when it is signed.

Previous Teaching Experience:

Fundamentals of Teaching Engineering (Certificate from Yale University 2010)

Processing Polymers, MATE 315 Teaching Assistant/Lab Instructor (2009 Drexel University)

ASM Materials Camp, Lecturer/Laboratory Demonstrator (2007 Drexel University)

Materials I, TDEC 211 Recitation Instructor (2006 Drexel University)

Special Problems in Mathematics: Cryptography, MATH 395 Teaching Assistant (2003 Rutgers University)

Science and Technology Program, for Female High School Students, Teacher (2003 Douglass College)