Beth D Kochly Curriculum Vitae

Teaching Experience
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Chemistry, Mills College, Oakland, CA, 2008-Present

University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
Teaching Assistant, Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry, 1/07–5/08
Lab Supervisor, Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry, 9/05–12/05
Teaching Assistant, Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry, 9/03–12/05

University of California at Davis, Davis, CA
Teaching Assistant, Dept. of Chemistry, 1/03–6/03

Research Experience
University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, Graduate Research, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, 9/03-9/08

University of California at Davis, Davis, CA, Lab Assistant, Medical School, Summer 2002

University of California at Davis, Davis, CA, Lab Assistant, Geosciences Department, Summer 2001

Publications
Creary, X.; Sullivan, W.; Kochly, E.D. “Radical Stabilization by Alkynes and Alkyne Derivatives” Manuscript in preparation.

Creary, X.; Kochly, E.D. “g-Silyl Cyclobutyl Carbocations” Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2009, 74, 9044-9053.

Creary, X.; Kochly, E.D. “Systematic Repression of b-Silicon Carbocation Stabilization” Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2009, 74, 2134-2144.

Creary, X.; Willis, E.D.; Gagnon, M. “Carbocation-Forming Reactions in Ionic Liquids” Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2005, 127, 18114-18120.

Creary, X.; Willis, E.D. “Preparation of 1-Butyl-3-methylimidazolium Tetrafluoroborate” Organic Syntheses, 2005, 82, 166-169.

Presentations
Afaghani, S.; Kochly, E.D. “A Novel Ether Synthesis in Ionic Liquids.” 22nd Annual Northern California ACS Undergraduate Research Symposium. May 8th, 2010.

Jaka, S.; Kochly, E.D. “Investigations into Trapping Carbocationic Intermediates in Ionic Liquids.” (Poster) 22nd Annual Northern California ACS Undergraduate Research Symposium. May 8th, 2010.

Creary, X.; Kochly, E.D. “Remote Silicon Effects in Carbenes and Carbocations.” 239th American Chemical Society National Meeting and Exposition, March 22nd, 2010. San Francisco, CA.

“Foiled b -Silyl stabilization of Carbocations.” 234th American Chemical Society National Meeting and Exposition. August 21st, 2007. Boston, Massachusetts.

“Foiled b -Silyl stabilization in Cyclopropyl Carbocation Intermediates.” Departmental Poster Session. December 1st, 2006. University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN.

“Carbocation Forming Reactions in Ionic Liquids. NMR Studies.” The 10th New Industrial Chemistry & Engineering (NIChE) Conference: Ionic Liquids Background, State-of-the-Art, and Applications. February 21-22, 2005. University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN.

“Nucleophilic Carbenes and the Formation of 5-Membered Heterocycles.” Departmental Seminar. September 8th, 2004. University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN.

Professional Membership
American Chemical Society (ACS) Member (2004–present)

ACS, Division of Organic Chemistry Member (2004–present)

Awards
American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund Grant Program: Undergraduate New Researcher Award. Title: Novel Nucleophilic Trapping Reactions of Carbocations in Ionic Liquids. October, 2009.

American Chemical Society Division of Organic Chemistry Young Researcher Travel Award to attend the 234th American Chemical Society National Meeting and Exposition in Boston, MA, May, 2007.

Grace Fellowship awarded by the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Notre Dame, 2006/2007.

Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching Award for Excellence in Teaching awarded by the Kaneb Center for Teaching and Learning, University of Notre Dame, March, 2005.