Bard Faculty

Emily McLaughlin

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Primary Academic Program: Chemistry

Academic Expertise: Chemistry

Area of Specialization: Organic chemistry


B.S., Ohio Northern University; Ph.D., University of Pennyslvania. Research associate and lecturer at University of Maryland. Recipient, Achievement Award for Distinguished Service to the University of Pennyslvania Chemistry Department (2005); Department of Education GAANN Fellowship (2002–04). Contributor to Organic Letters, Journal of Organic Chemistry, and other scholarly journals. At Bard since 2008.


  • Research Interests: Synthesis of complex molecules; development of new synthetic methods
  • Teaching Interests: Organic synthesis; physical organic chemistry; biomimetic chemistry
  • Other Interests: Photochemistry; organometallics


Phone: 845-752-2355
Department: Sciences
Location: Reem-Kayden Center
Office: 136