Kyle N. Plunkett, Ph.D.
Curriculum Vitae (CV)

B.S. Chemistry, Texas A&M University, 2000
Ph.D. Chemistry, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2005
Alexander von Humboldt Postdoctoral Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, 2006
Postdoctoral Fellow, Columbia University, 2006-2010

Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Southern Illinois University, 2010-2015
Associate Professor of Chemistry, Southern Illinois University, 2015-2021
Professor of Chemistry, Southern Illinois University, 2021-present

Sabbatical, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Aug 2022-June 2023

Humboldt Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (2006)
NSF CAREER Award (2014-2019)
Thieme Chemistry Journal Award (2014)
University-Level Early Career Faculty Excellence Award (2014)
J. Mater. Chem. Emerging Investigator themed issue (2016)

Academic Tree

Southern Illinois University
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Neckers 315
1245 Lincoln Drive
Carbondale, IL 62901-4409

Office phone: 618-453-2758
Lab phone: 618-453-6486
Fax: 618-453-6408

Neely Hall (8 & 10) Faculty and University Associate (FUA)

CHEM 340 - Organic Chemistry I
CHEM 541 - Organic Structure and Reactivity
CHEM 341 - Organic Chemistry Laboratory I
CHEM 443 - Organic Chemistry Laboratory II