Dr. Eva Csuhai

Professor of Chemistry; Program Director; Pre-Health Chief Advisor

Dr. Eva Csuhai

“I like to teach by modeling behavior and serving as an example: how to read, ask questions, break down, analyze and solve problems, ask new questions.”

Eva Csuhai is a recipient of Transylvania’s Bingham Award for Excellence in Teaching.

She serves as the faculty adviser for Transylvania’s chapter of the American Chemical Society and is a member of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Csuhai began teaching at Transylvania in 1998. She earned her Ph.D. from Texas A&M University and has experimental expertise in synthetic, inorganic, and biochemistry of polyamines and structure and activities of peptidase enzymes.

Ph.D., Texas A&M University, 1992
B.A., Kossuth Lajos University, Debrecen, Hungary, 1988
Organic Chemistry
General Chemistry
The Chemistry of Fermentation
Nutrition as a Liberal Art
Chemistry and Society
Smell and Taste
Senior Seminar in Chemistry
Molecules and Medicine
The Garden of Transylvania
<p>M. M. Muller, H. Kries, Eva Csuhai &amp; D. Hilvert Design, Selection and Characterization of a Split Chorismate Mutase (2010) Protein Science 19, 1000-1010</p>
Synthetic, inorganic, and biochemistry of polyamines
Structure and activities of peptidase enzymes
Structure activity relationships in enzymes
Scent properties of organic compounds