Gonghu Li is an Associate Professor in the Department of Chemistry, with a joint appointment in the Materials Science Program at UNH. His current research involves innovative catalytic materials for use in solar energy conversion. Since joining UNH in 2009, he has taught undergraduate lecture and laboratory courses in physical chemistry, and has development a graduate-level course in surface chemistry. Beyond teaching and research, Gonghu reaches out to the community by organizing STEM workshops for K-12 students and science teachers. Prior to joining UNH, he obtained his PhD degree at the University of Iowa, and conducted postdoctoral research at Northwestern University and Yale University.