Pari Murthy, Ph.D.

Pari Murthy
Phone: 732-987-2385
Office Location:
A&S 224
Office Hours:
Monday 5:30-7:00PM Thursday 11:00-12:30PM OR BY APPOINTMENT (for office meeting or e-office)
Chemistry & Biochemistry Department

Educational Background:

  • MSc (Chemistry) Bangalore University (India)
  • MSc (Chemistry) Bangalore University (India)
  • BSc (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics) Bangalore University (India)


  • “Molecular Oxygen in Organic Chemistry”, Parvathi S. Murthy Presented at the ACS Mid-Atlantic Regional Meeting (MARM 2010), Wilmington, Delaware, April 10-13, 2010
  • "Visuals for catalysis", Parvathi S. Murthy Presented at  the 20th Biennial Conference on Chemical Education, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN,  from July 27-31, 2008
  • Molecular Hand-shake; Recognition through weak non-covalent interactions Parvathi S. Murthy,  J.Chem.Educ., 2006, 83, 1010-1013

Courses Taught:

  • General Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Advanced Organic Chemistry
  • Topics in Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • Chemistry Seminar

Research Area:

  • Bioorganic Chemistry - Molecular mechanisms of organic functional group transformations in enzymatic and non-enzymatic reactions enzymes

Service to the University:

  • Moderator
  • Sigma Aloha chapter of Gamma Sigma Epsilon
  • National Chemistry Honor Society

Why I Love GCU:

  • The small class sizes which enable effective hands-on teaching and learning in science lecture and laboratories classes.

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