Tiffany Mealman | March 12, 2018 Issue - Vol. 96 Issue 11 | Chemical & Engineering News
Volume 96 Issue 11 | p. 53 | Obituaries
Issue Date: March 12, 2018

Tiffany Mealman

Department: ACS News
Keywords: ACS News, obituaries
Credit: Rebecca Socia
Tiffany Mealman.
Credit: Rebecca Socia

Tiffany Mealman, 33, died on Jan. 28 in Mesa, Ariz.

“Tiffany Mealman passed away after a five-year-long battle with cancer. She was a passionate researcher, caring educator, and devoted friend who touched the lives of many. Tiffany will be remembered for her quiet resilience and incredible endurance with which she continued her academic pursuits, despite the odds. She was a great mentor for many students, sharing her passion for science and inspiring them to be their best and achieve their goals. She will be dearly missed, but her legacy will endure.”—Galyna Kufryk, friend and colleague

Most recent title: assistant professor of chemistry, Grand Canyon University

Education: B.S., chemistry, Seattle Pacific University, 2007; Ph.D., biochemistry, University of Arizona, 2012

Survivors: parents, Terence and Cynthia; siblings, Angela Burdick, Charity Anderson, Jonathan, and Alexandra

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