Barbara Lawrence, Ph.D.
Dr. Barbara Lawrence, professor of chemistry, currently serves as the coordinator of graduate study for the chemistry program. The graduate program offers a Master of Science in Chemistry.
Dr. Lawrence’s research interests are in the area of using nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectroscopy to study biological systems and molecular mechanisms of mechanical diversity in spider silks. She received her doctorate from the University of California-Irvine in 1991.
Admission to the graduate program in chemistry requires an application to The Graduate School as well as an additional application to the Department of Chemistry. Please contact Dr. Lawrence or visit the program's website for program admission criteria.