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FIU Provost Award for Outstanding Paper or Manuscript (STEM) Haixiang Yu


Phd Candidate in Chemistry, Haixiang Yu , has been awarded the prestigious FIU Provost Award for Outstanding Paper or Manuscript (STEM) for their paper on applied forensic chemistry entitled A cooperative-binding split aptamer assay for rapid, specific and ultra-sensitive fluorescence detection of cocaine in saliva.

2017 FSF Emerging Forensic Scientist Award Winner: D’Nisha D. Hamblin, FIU Alumni


D’Nisha D. Hamblin, FIU MSFS was selected as a winner for the 18th Annual Forensic Sciences Foundation (FSF) Emerging Scientist Award paper competition, hosted in New Orleans, LA, for her presentation entitled Evaluation of a New Technology for the Collection and Analysis of Breath Components for Marijuana Detection Using Capillary Microextraction of Volatiles (CMV).

IFRI Faculty and Student Presentations from the AAFS 69th Annual Meeting


IFRI Faculty and Student Presentations AAFS 69th Annual Meeting, February 13-18, 2017, New Orleans, LA

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Call for Abstracts for the 6th Annual IFRI Symposium

05/09/2017 08:00 AM

IFRI is pleased to announce the first call for abstracts for the 6th Annual IFRI Symposium, to be held on Tuesday May 9 and Wednesday May 10, 2017 on the FIU MMC Campus SIPA building.

FIU Faculty Position Open

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Florida International University invites applications to fill a full-time, permanent instructor position starting in August 2017. The position requires a Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry or Forensic Chemistry and experience teaching undergraduate students. Applicants are expected to demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching. Florida International University is classified by Carnegie as a R1: Doctoral Universities - Highest Research Activity and recognized as a Carnegie engaged university. It is a public research university with colleges and schools that offer 196 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs in fields such as engineering, computer science, international relations, architecture, law and medicine. As one of South Florida’s anchor institutions, FIU contributes almost $9 billion each year to the local economy. Please click here for more information

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