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About Emily


Emily Weinert graduated from Duke University in 2002 with a B.Sc. in Chemistry after working with Professor John Simon. She then joined Professor Steve Rokita’s group at the University of Maryland for her Ph.D. At the end of 2006, Emily began her postdoctoral work in Professor Michael Marletta’s laboratory at the University of California, Berkeley. She joined the faculty of Emory University in 2011 where she worked for 8 years prior to moving to Penn State University. 


2002     B.Sc. in Chemistry, Duke University (John Simon)  

2006     Ph.D in Chemistry, University of Maryland (Steve Rokita)

'06-'11  Postdoctoral fellow, University of California, Berkeley (Michael Marletta)

Honors and Awards

2017     Emory Crystal Apple Award for Excellence in Graduate        Education

'14-'19  National Science Foundation CAREER Award

'07-'10  Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Individual Fellowship

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