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Dorian Canelas

Associate Professor of the Practice of Chemistry
Box 90346, Durham, NC 27708-0346
1223 French Family Science Cen, 124 Science Drive, Box 3236, Durham, NC 27708


Prof. Canelas has been active in implementation of student-centered pedagogies and developing programs to increase undergraduate retention in science tracks. Research interests include chemical education research and the scholarship of teaching and learning as well as macromolecules for industrial and biological applications, such as microelectronics, coatings, membranes, gene therapy delivery, and blood compatibility.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Associate Professor of the Practice of Chemistry · 2020 - Present Chemistry, Trinity College of Arts & Sciences

Education, Training & Certifications

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill · 1997 Ph.D.
Northeastern University · 1993 B.S.