Jeffrey Seeman inducted into ACS Fellows Program
October 7, 2011
Jeffrey Seeman of Richmond, a visiting senior research scholar at the University of Richmond, has been inducted into the American Chemical Society (ACS) Fellows Program.
The program “recognizes members of ACS for outstanding achievements in and contributions to science, the profession and the society.” Fellows come from academe, industry and government.
In 2008, Seeman received a grant to create videos to encourage middle and high school student interest in science. Awarded by the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation Special Grant Program, the grant supported the development of The Archimedes Initiative, a free, Internet-based self-learning experience website to improve science literacy. (www.archimedesinitiative.org).
A native of Jersey City, N.J., Seeman received a B.S. from Stevens Institute of Technology and a Ph.D. from University of California at Berkeley.