Ruben Savizky

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Things I do outside Cooper Union

American Chemical Society

Director-At-Large                                                                                                                              2013 (expected)

 http://www.newyorkacs.org/

Member of Younger Chemists Committee (President since 2012)                             2009-present

Helped organize events throughout New York City, such as our inaugural Research Symposium, which was attended by almost 100 high school students, undergraduates, graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, professors, industry and government employees throughout the New York City area.

http://www.newyorkacs.org/comm_ycc.php

Member of Board of Directors for Brooklyn Sub-section                                                 2009-present

Helped organize events throughout New York City, such as our annual Brooklyn Frontiers lecture, which was attended by almost 100 high school students, undergraduates, graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, professors, industry and government employees throughout the New York City area.

http://www.newyorkacs.org/sub_brooklyn.php

NASA Motivating Undergraduates in Science and Technology (MUST) Program

Mentor                                                                                                                                                  2011-present

Serve as mentor and advisor to chemistry majors from underrepresented groups at other colleges and universities.

http://www.nasa.gov/offices/education/programs/descriptions/Motivating_Undergraduates_Science_Technology.html

Bnai Zion, New York, NY

Instructor                                                                                                                                                2011-present

Teach courses in principles of instrumental analysis and quality control, using spectroscopic and chromatographic techniques.

http://www.bnaizion.org/retraining.php