Oklahoma State University

 

Dr. Sheryl Tucker sheryl tucker

Dean of Graduate School, Chemistry

Office: 220 Whitehurst
Phone:(405) 744-6368
E-Mail: sheryl.tucker@okstate.edu

 

Education:

  • BS, Kent State University, 1990
  • PhD, University of North Texas, 1994
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Duke University, 1994-1996

 

Professional Experience:

  • Oklahoma State University:  Graduate College Dean; Professor of Chemistry
  • National Science Foundation:  Program Director, Graduate Research Fellowship Program, Division of Graduate Education
  • University of Missouri:  Graduate School, Associate Dean, Professor of Chemistry

 

Selected Recent Awards

  • National Science Foundation Director's Award for Collaborative Integration - Financial and Funding Models for the Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) Team (2011)
  • Distinguished Lecturer, Sigma Xi - The Scientific Research Society (2010-2012)
  • Distinguished Alumna Award, Kent State University Honors College Alumni Chapter (2007)
  • American Chemical Society Stanley C. Israel Regional Award for Advancing Diversity in the Chemical Sciences; Midwest Regional Meeting Recipient (2006)

 

Research Interests:

  • Complex systems ranging from organized media to nanomaterials to biological and environmental substances.
  • Intricacies of heterogeneous materials to ensure their successful integration

 

 

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