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2021 Black in STEM


Douglas Warui.

Douglas Warui, Ph.D

Assistant Research Professor of Chemistry


Graduate Major and Degree: Chemistry, Ph.D. (University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2009)

Undergraduate Major and Degree: Chemistry, B.S. (University of Nairobi, Kenya, 2002)


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To me, science is about seeking solutions to existing relevant problems and questions that didn’t have answers prior. I am naturally curious and motivated by the premise of finding solutions to open questions in my field of research for the advancement of science.