Neil C. Tomson

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Contact Information

Department of Chemistry, IAST 3002
University of Pennsylvania
231 South 34th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6323
: (215) 898-6208
: Neil C. Tomson


  • Assistant Professor of Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania (2015-Present)
  • Director’s Post-doctoral Fellow, Los Alamos National Laboratory (2013-2014)
  • Glenn T. Seaborg Institute Post-doctoral Fellow, Los Alamos National Laboratory (2013)
  • Post-doctoral Associate, Los Alamos National Laboratory with Prof. James M. Boncella (2012-2013)
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of Chemistry, College of St. Benedict | St. John’s University (2011-2012)
  • Post-doctoral Associate, Max Planck Institute for Bioinorganic Chemistry with Prof. Dr. Karl Wieghardt (2009-2011)
  • Ph.D. in Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley with Prof. Robert G. Bergman and Prof. John Arnold (2009)
  • B.A. in Chemistry, with honors, Grinnell College with Prof. T. Andrew Mobley (2004)