International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Rianne Harmsen Ideas Activities
  • PhD Student
    Bergen, Norway
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  • Sector:

    Tertiary Education
  • Organizations:

    University of Bergen
  • IYC Interests:

    Increase the public appreciation and understanding of chemistry
    Encourage interest of young people in chemistry
    Generate enthusiasm for the creative future of chemistry
    Celebrate the role of women in chemistry
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After my master degree in Drug Innovation at the University of Utrecht in the Netherlands I have been teaching Chemistry at Nandom Senior High School in Ghana of a year. And after this I became a PhD student in Medicinal Organic Chemistry at the University of Bergen where I still work on my thesis.

I am a yough and curious chemist and would like to share and discover all teh aspects of chemistry with the rest of the world....