Jonathan Pham

Jonathan T Pham

Assoc Professor

Associate Professor


Professional Summary

Website: Pham Research Group.

Our group focuses broadly on soft materials and interfaces, combining polymer science, mechanics, physics, chemistry, and characterization.


BS: The Ohio State University Columbus, OH, 2010 (Materials Science and Engineering)

MS: University of Massachusetts Amherst Amherst, MA, 2012 (Polymer Science and Engineering)

PhD: University of Massachusetts Amherst Amherst, MA, 2015 (Polymer Science and Engineering)

Positions and Work Experience

2023 - Associate Professor, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

2017 -2022 Assistant Professor, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

2015 -2017 Humboldt Postdoctoral Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Mainz, Germany

2013 -2014 Chateaubriand Fellow, ESPCI-ParisTech, Paris, France

2010 -2015 Graduate Research Assistant, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA

Research Support

Grant: #61835-DNI Investigators:Pham, Jonathan 01-01-2023 -08-31-2024 American Chemical Society - National Chapter Relating local capillary suspension morphology to deformation response Role:PI 0.00 Hold Level:Non Profit

Honors and Awards

2023 Adhesion Society Early Career Scientist Award

2022 ACS Applied Polymer Materials Early Career Forum

2021 UK College of Engineering Excellence in Research Award

2021 NSF CAREER Award

2021 3M Non-Tenured Faculty Award

2020 ACS Petroleum Research Fund DNI Award

Contact Information

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