Irina Slobodov

Irina Slobodov

Irina Slobodov

Faculty

Phone: not listed
Email: irina.slobodova@missioncollege.edu
Office Location: by appt
Department: Chemistry

Education 

M.S. in Chemistry, University of California San Diego;
B.S. in Chemistry, concentration Biochemistry, San Jose State University 

Courses Taught 

Chem 1A:  General Chemistry I
Chem 1B:  General Chemistry II
Chem 002:  Introduction to Chemistry
Chem 002L:  Introductory Chemistry Lab

Expertise

Irina’s main area of expertise is in synthesis and characterization of small organic molecules.  While studying at UCSD, she worked on multi-step synthesis of natural products in the Garcinia Cambogia family. While working at Genelabs Technologies, she gained experience synthesizing and analyzing potential drug targets for the treatment of Hepatitis C. 

Fast Facts

Irina’s main area of expertise is in synthesis and characterization of small organic molecules.  While studying at UCSD, she worked on the multi-step synthesis of natural products in the Garcinia Cambogia family. While working at Genelabs Technologies, she gained experience synthesizing and analyzing potential drug targets for the treatment of Hepatitis C. 

Favorite Quote

Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less. ~ Marie Curie