State Sen. Karen Spilka toured HEROES with Chancellor Moloney.
Christopher Zoto
Christopher Zoto, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Research Chemist (ORISE)

Research Interest

Analytical Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Molecular Spectroscopy, Photochemistry, Photophysics.

Educational Background

Assumption College, Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), 2006
Majors: Chemistry & Mathematics.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), 2012
Major: Chemistry


I attended Assumption College as an undergraduate, double majored in chemistry and mathematics, graduating in May of 2006. In August of 2006, I began my graduate degree career at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, pursuing a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph. D.) degree in Chemistry. I obtained my Ph.D. degree in July of 2012. After graduating from WPI, I held two Adjunct Faculty Positions at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (Fall of 2012) and Assumption College (Fall of 2013). Since March of 2014, I have been working as an ORISE Postdoctoral Research Fellow at both the U.S. Army Natick Soldier Research, Development, and Engineering Center and at the HEROES Center at the University of Massachusetts Lowell.