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Foster, Catherine

Overview

Curriculum Vitae

  1. Education


    Degree Institution Field Dates
    BA  Willamette University  Chemistry  1994 
    PhD  University of Washington  Chemistry  2000 
  2. Full-Time Academic Experience


    Institution Rank Field Dates
    Queens College  Substitute Assistant Professor  Chemistry  2003-2004 
  3. Part-Time Academic Experience


    Institution Rank Field Dates
    Baruch College  Adjunct Assistant Professor  Chemistry  2005 - 2008 
    Queens College  Adjunct Assistant Professor  Chemistry  2002 - 2003 
  4. Non Academic Experience


  5. Employment Record At This Institution

    Rank Dates
    Doctoral Lecturer  2008 - present 
    Adjunct Assistant Professor  2005 - 2008 
  6. Publications In Field Of Expertise

    1. Books:

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    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:

        . DiLeo, D. Romano, L. Schaeffer, B. Gersten, C. Foster, and M. Gelabert. "Effect of Complexing Agent on Hydrothermal Growth of ZnO Crystals." Journal of Crystal Growth. 271 2004: 65–73.

        C. Foster, B.P. Barham, and P.J. Reid. "Resonance Raman Intensity Analysis of OClO Dissolved in Chloroform: The Role of Nonpolar Solvation Dynamics." Journal of Chemical Physics. 114 2001: 8492–8504.

        A. Esposito, C. Foster, and P.J. Reid. "Investigating the Environment-Dependent Photophysics of Chlorine Dioxide with Resonance Raman Intensities." Laser Chemistry. 19 1999: 205–309.

        C. Foster and P.J. Reid. "The Excited State Reaction Dynamics of Chlorine Dioxide in Water from Absolute Resonance Raman Intensities." Journal of Physical Chemistry. 102 1998: 3541–3549.

        P.J. Reid, A. Esposito, C. Foster, and R. Beckman. "Evidence for the 2A1 State in Chlorine Dioxide from Resonance Raman Depolarization Ratios." Journal of Chemical Physics. 107 1997: 8262–8274.

        A. Esposito, C. Foster, R. Beckman, and P.J. Reid. "Resonance Raman Intensity Analysis of the Condensed-Phase Reaction Dynamics of Chlorine Dioxide." Journal of Physical Chemistry. 101 1997: 5309–5319.

      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings

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        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings

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    4. Government Reports or Monographs

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  7. Other Publications

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:
      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  8. Presented Papers, Lectures, And Exhibitions And Performances

  9. Patents

    None

  10. Work In Progress

    1. Books in progress:
    2. Papers in Progress:
    3. Papers submitted to journals for consideration:
    4. Research in progress:
  11. Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

  12. Grants-In-Aid

  13. Institutional Service

    1. Service to the Department

      Inorganic Faculty Search Committee: 1/21/2010 - 5/1/2010.

      Introductory Chemistry Committee: 8/27/2008 - present.

    2. Service to the School

      Faculty Inquiry Group on Scientific Literacy: 1/21/2009 - 5/21/2010.

    3. Service to the College

      Retention and Graduation Task Force: November 2011 - May 2012.

      Library Committee: Fall 2011 - present.

    4. Service to the Graduate Center
    5. Service to the University
  14. Offices Held In Professional Societies

  15. Other Professional Activities And Public Service

  16. Teaching Activities At This Institution

    1. Courses Taught (List)
      Course Description
      Chem 101  Principles of Chemistry I 
      Chem 102  Principles of Chemistry II 
      Chem 101L  Principles I: Lab 
      Chem 102L  Principles II: Lab 
      Chem 321  Physical Chemistry I 
      Chem 322  Physical Chemistry II 
      Chem 105  Essentials of College Chemistry 
      Chem 105L  Essentials of College Chemistry: Lab 
    2. New courses/programs developed (list):