DeeAnne Goodenough-Lashua

DeeAnne Goodenough-Lashua


Teaching Professor, University of Notre Dame
Associate Professional Specialist, University of Notre Dame
Assistant Professional Specialist, University of Notre Dame
Ph.D. in Medicinal Chemistry, University of Michigan
B.S. in Chemistry, Valparaiso University

Selected Awards

Dockweiler Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising
Rho Chi Pharmaceutical Honor Society

Research Interests

Dr. Goodenough serves as the academic advisor for chemistry and biochemistry majors.

In addition to her scientific interests, Dr. Goodenough is a member of the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics and is actively involved in educating our undergraduate students in the responsible conduct of research.

Recent Publications

  • Wietstock, S. M.; Peterson, K. A.; Goodenough Lashua, D. M.; Miller, D. A.; Johnson, J. F. "NMR Spectroscopy in the Undergraduate Curriculum at the University of Notre Dame." ACS Symposium Series 2013, 275-289.
  • Alonso, D. E.; Guadiz, T.; Bernstein, K.; Goodenough-Lashua, D. M.; Peterson, K. A. "A New Look at an Old Reaction: Bromination of trans-Cinnamic Acid." Chem. Educ. 2011, 211-213.
  • Chen, Y.-C.; Brooks, A. F.; Goodenough-Lashua, D. M.; Kittendorf, J. D.; Showalter, H. D.; Garcia, G. A. "Evolution of eukaryal tRNA-guanine transglycosylase: insight gained from the heterocyclic substrate recognition by the wild-type and mutant human and Escherichia coli tRNA-guanine transglycosylases." Nucleic Acids Res. 2011, 39, 2834-2844.
  • Advisor for current chemistry & biochemistry majors
  • Advisor for students considering majoring in chemistry or biochemistry
  • Overrides for chemistry and biochemistry majors (CHEM courses)
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Contact Information

  • Teaching Professor
  • Office: 236 Jordan Hall
  • Phone: 574-631-8313
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