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Kathy Goodson, PhD

Published: Thursday, 18 February 2016 21:29

Dr. Kathy GoodsonDr. Kathy Goodson is the Director of Communications at the Potomac Institute for Policy Studies. Dr. Goodson leads outreach and communications components of a joint Potomac Institute and Office of Corrosion Policy and Oversight effort. Prior to joining the Potomac Institute, Dr. Goodson was an Assistant Professor of Biological and Physical Sciences at the College of Southern Maryland. She completed her studies for a doctorate in biochemistry from the University of Maryland, College Park, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry in 2012. Her dissertation research focused on spectroscopic determination of protein-DNA complex conformations using organic dye molecules. Her areas of graduate research study included biochemistry, physical chemistry, biophysical chemistry, and molecular biology. Dr. Goodson received her B.S. in Chemistry from Virginia State University. Dr. Goodson is a member of the American Chemical Society and the National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers (NOBCChE). Dr. Goodson can be reached at: kgoodson  @ potomacinstitute.org.