Dr. Emanuela Gionfriddo
Dr. Gionfriddo received her B.Sc. (2008) and M.Sc. (2010) in Chemistry and her Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry (2013) at University of Calabria (Italy). She joined Prof. Pawliszyn’s group at the University of Waterloo (ON, Canada) in 2014 as Post-Doctoral Fellow and manager of the Gas-Chromatography section of the Industrially Focused Analytical Research Laboratory (InFAReL), and in 2017 became a Research Associate.
Since January 2018 she joined the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Toledo (Ohio, U.S.A.) as an Assistant Professor of Analytical Chemistry
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Appointments and activities
2020 - present: Attorney General Yost's Environmental Council of Advisors, Ohio Attorney General Office , Columbus, OH
2020 - present: Local organizing committee member of the 45th International Symposium on Capillary Chromatography &
the 18th GCxGC Symposium, May 9th-14th 2021, Forth Worth Texas
2020 - present: University of Toledo Water Taskforce member
2020 - present: Diversity and Inclusion Committee member, UToledo College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
2019 - present: Founding member of the Dr. Nina McClelland Laboratory for Water Chemistry and Environmental Analysis
2019 - present: University of Toledo Institutional Co-Coordinator of ACS Project SEED
2018 : Local organizing committee member of the 20th International Symposium on Advances in Extraction Technologies (ExTech), June 19 – 22, 2018, Iowa State University
We always welcome enthusiastic and dedicated undergraduate students that want to have a productive research experience.
We will provide the necessary training and support, we expect commitment and enthusiasm.
For more info on undergraduate summer research funding opportunities click here
Scholars, who currently have their own funding source, and interested in visiting our group are encouraged to contact Dr. Gionfriddo for further information regarding current research projects.
Applications from individuals with prior experience in analytical chemistry, environmental chemistry, food analysis, bioclinical analysis, metabolomics, chemometrics, separation science and sample preparation are particularly welcome.
FORmer Group Members
Kayla Billiard (2019-2020) - Undergraduate researcher
Amanda R. Dershem (2020) - Visiting Undergraduate researcher - Sienna Heights University
Isaac Kim (Project SEED 2019-2020) - current NorthWestern University student
Matthew R. Stojsavljevic (2019) - Undergraduate researcher
Giuseppe Gentile (2019)- Visiting M.Sc. Student- University of Calabria (Italy)
Kaitlyn R. Craft (2019) - Undergraduate researcher
Rachel Avina (2018)- High School Research Volunteer - Current Stanford University student
Elijah Long (Project SEED 2018)