Department of Chemistry
George A. Kraus, professor, received his B.S. in 1972 from the University of Rochester and his Ph.D. from Columbia University in 1976, joining the faculty here in the same year. He has been a fellow of the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and a recipient of a DuPont Young Faculty Award in 1976, a 3M Young Faculty Award in 1981, and a Frasch Award in 1987.
His research areas are organic synthesis, bioagricultural chemistry, and toxicology.