Teri W. Odom

  • Charles E. and Emma H. Morrison Professor of Chemistry
  • Associate Chair, Department of Chemistry
  • Associate Director, International Institute for Nanotechnology
  • Professor of Materials Science and Engineering
  • Executive Editor, ACS Photonics

 Academic Training

  • Post-doctoral Research, Harvard University, 2001-2002
  • Ph.D. Chemical Physics, Harvard University, 2001
  • B.S. Chemistry, Stanford University, 1996

 Selected Honors and Awards

  • U.S. Department of Defense Vannevar Bush Faculty Fellow, 2017
  • Fellow of the American Chemical Society (ACS), 2016
  • Materials Research Society (MRS) Fellow, 2016
  • Blavatnik National Award for Young Scientists, Finalist (Chemistry), 2016
  • Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, 2014
  • Blavatnik National Award for Young Scientists Finalist (Physical Sciences & Engineering), 2014
  • IPMI Carol Tyler Award, 2014
  • Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study Fellow (Hrdy Fellow), Harvard University, 2011
  • Defense Science Study Group Member, 2010
  • MRS Outstanding Young Investigator Award, 2009
  • ACS National Fresenius Award (Phi Lambda Upsilon and ACS), 2008
  • NIH Director’s Pioneer Award, 2008
  • Rohm and Haas New Faculty Award, 2007
  • ExxonMobil Solid State Chemistry Faculty Fellowship, 2006
  • Cottrell Scholar Award (Research Corporation), 2005
  • DuPont Young Investigator Grant, 2005
  • Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship, 2005
  • Named to the MIT Technology Review TR100 as “one of the world’s top young innovators”, 2004
  • NSF NUE Award, 2004-2006
  • NSF CAREER Award, 2004-2008
  • David and Lucille Packard Fellowship, 2003-2007
  • Victor K. LaMer Award (ACS Colloids and Surface Chemistry), 2003
  • Research Innovation Award, 2002
  • Dow Teacher-Scholar Award, 2002-2004
  • NIH NRSA Postdoctoral Fellowship, Harvard University, 2001-2002
  • Australian Journal of Chemistry Top Prize, 2001
  • IUPAC Prize for Young Chemists, 2001
  • White Prize for Excellence in Undergraduate Physics Teaching, Harvard University, 1999
  • NSF Predoctoral Fellowship, Harvard University, 1996-99
  • Karplus Award for Chemical Physics, Harvard University, 1996
  • S.S. & I.M.F. Marsden Memorial Prize for Chemistry Research, Stanford University, 1996
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Stanford University, 1996

 Professional Service

  • Executive Editor, ACS Photonics
  • Editorial Advisory Boards: ACS Nano, Chemical Physics Letters, Journal of Physical Chemistry, Nano Letters

See Teri’s CV

Contact Teri

todom[at]northwestern.edu