Kenneth Jacob Blackshaw

Chemistry M.S. Candidate

Faculty Advisor

Professor Nathan Kidwell 

Research Interests

Atmospheric chemistry including properties and dynamics of important tropospheric aerosols


B.S. Magna Cum Laude, May 2017, Christopher Newport University
Major: Chemistry
Minor: Math


CNU Summer Scholars Stipend Recipient, CNU, Summer 2016
ACS award for Outstanding Graduating Senior in Chemistry, CNU, April 21, 2017

Academic Positions

Undergraduate Research Assistant, CNU, Spring 2016- Spring 2017
Graduate Teaching & Research Assistant, W&M, Fall 2017-Present

Education & Career Objectives

Complete the W&M Master’s program and then move on to working in industry, preferably in an environmentally focused agency. Then, after working for several years, go back to school to earn a PhD.