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Chemistry Department Faculty

Department of Chemistry
221 Science Center
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063

Rachael M. Lesher                       Graduation, May 2008

Laboratory Coordinator

Houghton Hall Safety Officer

Chemistry Stockroom Manager

SUNY College at Fredonia
209 Houghton Hall
Fredonia, NY 14063
Office: (716) 673-3286

Academic Credentials

  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude (3.81 GPA) from SUNY, College at Fredonia in May 2008 with a dual Bachelor's degree in Mathematics-Physics and Biochemistry with a minor in Mathematics.
  • Awarded the Dingledy Physical Chemistry Award, October 2007.
  • Awarded the Physics Department Scholarship Award, April 2005.
  • Graduated from Jamestown Community College In May 2003 with a 4.00 GPA and an Associate's Degree in Science-Mathematics.
  • Awarded the American Chemical Society "Excellence in Chemistry" Award, May 2003.
  • Awarded the Jamestown Community College Sophmore Chemistry Award, May 2003.
  • Awarded the American Chemical Society Chemistry Award, April, 2003.
  • Awarded the SUNY Fredonia Alumni Transfer Award, March 2003.
  • Placed 68th in New York state (3rd at JCC) on the NYSMATYC exam, Fall 2002.
  • Participated in Brookhaven National Laboratory's Energy Research Undergraduate Laboratory Fellowship Program.
  • Placed 32nd in New York state (1st at JCC) on the NYSMATYC exam, Spring 2002.
  • In the 25th edition of The National Dean's List, 2001-2002.

Current member of

  • Pi Mu Epsilon, National Mathematics Honor Society since April 2008,
  • American Physical Society since June 2006
  • Sigma Pi Sigma, National Physics Honor Society since April 2006
  • Golden Key International Honour Society since April 2005
  • Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society since February 2002

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