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Megan Alfieri

Chemistry M.S. Candidate

Faculty Advisor

Professor Nathanael Kidwell

Research Interests

Molecular-Level Understanding of Aerosol Chromophore Photophysics and Photochemistry


B.S. Cum Laude, May 2020, Ashland University
Major: Forensic Chemistry
Minor: Chemistry and Criminal Justice


Successful defense of Ashland University Honors Program Capstone Project 2020
ACS First Year Award for Outstanding Achievement in Introductory Chemistry 2016

Academic Positions

Graduate Assistant, W&M, Present
Chemistry Stockroom Assistant, AU, Spring 2017-Spring 2020

Publications & Presentations

Alfieri, M. E.; Mohney, B. K.; Weidenhamer, J. D. Using Silicone Wristbands to Track Chemical Exposure. B.S.
Capstone, Ashland University, Ohio, 2020.

Alfieri, M. E.; Mohney, B. K.; Weidenhamer, J. D. “Using Silicone Wristbands to Track Chemical Exposure” ACS Spring 2020 National Meeting & Expo; Philadelphia, PA 2020.


Education & Career Objectives:

After completing my masters in chemistry, I would like to enter industry. My goal is to work with law enforcement completing evidentiary analysis.