Jessica Parr

Professor (Teaching) of Chemistry
Jessica Parr
Email Office SGM 222 Office Phone (213) 821-6614


  • Ph.D. Chemistry, University of Southern California, 8/2007
  • B.A. Chemistry with ACS Certification, Goucher College, 5/2002
  • Summary Statement of Research Interests

    Research involved the study of the photodissociation dynamics of hydrogen bonded complexes. Topics of interest include: vibrational energy transfer and exit channel dynamics in weakly-bound complexes.

    • USC Mellon Mentoring Award, 2014-2015
    • WiSE: Hanna Reisler Mentorship Award, 2013-2014
    • Department of Chemistry Predoctoral Fellowship, 2002-2007
    • Chemistry Department Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2006-2007
    • Jay Stuckhoff Memorial Award for Leadership, 2006-2007
    • USC Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2006-2007