Louis Krischenbaum Ph.D.

School Attended:
Howard University, B.S.
Brandeis University, PhD.

Current Position:
Professor of Chemistry, University of Rhode Island

What do you love about your job?
Balance of Teaching, Research and Service; Independence and flexibility. 

What career advice would you give your 18 year old self?
Be thoughtful in your choices, but don’t be afraid to change your mind.

What is your dream vacation?
The next one. A walkable city with good history and culture.

If you had to wear a t-shirt with one word on it for one year, what word would you choose?
Persevere.

If you could instantly become an expert in something, what would it be? 
Quantum theory.

Ask me about: 
Any area of chemistry with the exception of pharmaceutics, advise on teaching/research careers at any level, preparing Research and Teaching Philosophy Statements, finding a postdoc and government jobs including fellowships, advice if you are undecided on a career path and might want to leave the laboratory after obtaining your degree or are looking to change direction.