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
Areas of Research
Synthetic, inorganic, and biochemistry of polyamines
Structure and activities of peptidase enzymes
Structure activity relationships in enzymes
Scent properties of organic compounds
Nanoparticle drug delivery methods
American Association for the Advancement of Science
American Chemical Society
M. M. Muller, H. Kries, Eva Csuhai & D. Hilvert Design, Selection and Characterization of a Split Chorismate Mutase (2010) Protein Science 19, 1000-1010
Courses Taught at Transy
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