Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Dr. Kirchhoff's C.V.


JON RICHARD KIRCHHOFF

 

EDUCATION

Ph.D.  Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, 1985

Copper(I)-Phenanthroline and Ruthenium(II)-Terpyridyl Complexes: Factors Influencing the Excited State Luminescence

B.A.    State University of New York, at Cortland, 1979

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Distinguished University Professor, 5/10-present

Professor of Chemistry and Medicinal & Biological Chemistry, University of Toledo, 8/00-5/10

Associate Professor of Chemistry, University of Toledo, 9/95-8/00

Associate Professor of Medicinal & Biological Chemistry, University of Toledo, 7/97-8/00

Associate Chair, Department of Chemistry, 8/97-present

Assistant Professor of Chemistry, University of Toledo, 9/89-9/95

Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Cincinnati, 4/85-9/89

          with Drs. William R. Heineman and Edward Deutsch

Lecturer of Chemistry, University of Cincinnati, 9/87-12/87 , 1/85-4/85

 

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

American Chemical Society

Association of Analytical Chemists

Society for Electroanalytical Chemistry

         

HONORS AND AWARDS

Distinguished University Professor, 5/2010

Faculty Excellence Award, 2009-2010

Board of Directors, Society of Electroanalytical Chemistry, 2009-2014

Dean's Merit Award, University of Toledo, 1993, 1994, 1996, 1998

Faculty Summer Research Fellow, University of Toledo, 1990, 1991, 1993, 1995, 1997

David Ross Summer Research Fellow, Purdue University , 1980

National Dean's List, SUNY, at Cortland, 1979

Graduate SUNY, at Cortland, magna cum lauda, 1979

Presidential Scholarship, SUNY, at Cortland, 1978

ACS Undergraduate Award in Analytical Chemistry, 1978

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Development of modified electrodes and microelectrodes; electrochemical detectors for capillary electrophoresis; bioanalytical chemistry; electrochemical and spectroelectrochemical methods for characterization and analysis; redox properties, photochemistry, and photophysics of coordination compounds; synthetic methods for low-valent rhenium complexes

  

Last Updated: 6/26/15