Recent Graduates

Name: Emma Stuhmer

Year: 2019

Dissertation: Statistical Comparison of Mass Spectral Data for Positional Isomer Differentiation

Current Placement: Forensic chemist, Kansas Bureau of Investigation
Name: Natasha Eklund

Year: 2019

Dissertation: Further Investigation of a Kinetic Model to More Accurately Predict Evaporation of Gasoline

Current Placement: Forensic chemist, Georgia Bureau of Investigation
Name: Amanda Setser

Year: 2019

Dissertation: Classification of Synthetic Phenethylamines and Tryptamines using Multivariate Statistical Procedures

Current Placement: Ph.D. student, Michigan State University
Name: Cynthia Kaeser

Year: 2016

Dissertation: Synthetic Cathinone Characterization and Isomer Identification using Energy-Resolved Tandem Mass Spectrometry (MS/MS)

Current Placement: Assistant professor, Eastern Kentucky University
Name: Barbara Fallon

Year: 2016

Dissertation: A Tale of Two Chorchorus Species: Jute and its Substitutes in
Commercial Goods

Current Placement: Forensic chemist, Federal Bureau of Investigation
Name: Kristen Reese

Year: 2015

Dissertation: Association and Differentiation of Corresponding Unburned and Burned Smokeless Powders utilizing Physical Characteristics, Chemical Characteristics, and Multivariate Statistical Analysis

Current Placement: Ph.D. student, Michigan State University
Name: Rebecca Brehe

Year: 2015

Dissertation: Overcoming Challenges in Fire Debris Analysis Caused by Evaporation

Current Placement: Laboratory scientist, RD Laboratories
Name: Fanny Chu

Year: 2015

Dissertation: Improving Methods for the Analysis of Amphetamine-Type Stimulants

Current Placement: Ph.D. student, Michigan State University
Name: Jordyn Geiger

Year: 2014

Dissertation: Development of Class Reference Standards for Multivariate Statistical Analysis of Fire Debris

Current Placement: Forensic chemist, Michigan State Police
Name: John McIlroy

Year: 2014

Dissertation: Effects of Data Pretreatment on the Multivariate Statistical Analysis of
Chemically Complex Samples

Current Placement: Forensic chemist, Drug Enforcement Administration