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Brian Dolinar, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Dolinar Group Website


Dr. Dolinar received his Ph.D. in Chemistry in 2016 from the University of Wisconsin – Madison studying the synthesis and electronic structure of heterometallic metal-metal bonded complexes under the direction of John Berry. From there, he conducted his postdoctoral research with Kim Dunbar at Texas A&M University, synthesizing and studying radical-bridged single molecule magnets. Since 2019, he has been an Assistant Professor of Chemistry at West Virginia University.

Research Interests: Synthetic Inorganic Chemistry, Magnetochemistry, Physical Inorganic Chemistry, Computational Chemistry

Teaching Fields

Inorganic Chemistry

Courses Offered

  • CHEM 422
  • CHEM 522