Dr. Titel Jurca

Assistant Professor (2017-current)
Department of Chemistry,
Renewable Energy and Chemical Transformations Cluster,

& NanoScience Technology Center,
University of Central Florida


Postdoctoral Fellow, Northwestern University, USA, 2015-2017 (Tobin J. Marks)
Marie Curie Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Bristol, United Kingdom, 2012-2015 (Ian Manners)
PhD.Chemistry, University of Ottawa, Canada, 2008-2012 (Darrin Richeson)
B.Sc. Chemistry with Honours,University of Ottawa, Canada, 2003-2008 (Deryn Fogg)

Other research positions held:

Undergraduate Researcher: University of Windsor, Canada (summer 2007, Douglas Stephan)
NSERC Visiting Scholar: Academia Sinica, Taipei (summer 2011, Tiow-Gan Ong)


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Awards and Distinctions at UCF

University of Ottawa, Faculty of Science Young Alumni Award of Excellence (2023)

Catalysis Science & Technology (Royal Society of Chemistry) Emerging Investigator (2022)

ACS Outreach Volunteer of the Year (2022)

ACS Orlando Section – Outstanding Educator at a Primarily Research Institution (2021)

ACS Orlando Section – Outstanding Volunteer (2021)