Professor Thorpe teaches general and organic chemistry and is the Laboratory Manager of Chemistry, Physics, and Geoscience. Prior to joining Meredith College full time in 2022, she was a Forensic Drug Analyst. Research students under Professor Thorpe work to determine the presence and concentration of THC analogs in commercial products. Professor Thorpe is involved with the North Carolina section of the American Chemical Society and is the chapter advisor of Gamma Sigma Epsilon, the chemistry honor society at Meredith College.
M.S. Forensic Science, Drug Analysis and Toxicology, Virginia Commonwealth University, 2021
B.S. Chemistry, Meredith College, 2019
B.A. in Biology, Meredith College, 2019