Terry L. Gustafson is Professor of Chemistry and the Director of the Center for Chemical and Biophysical Dynamics in the Department of Chemistry at The Ohio State University. He received his B.S. in chemistry and physics at Moorhead State University (MN) in 1975 and his Ph.D. in chemistry from Purdue University in 1979. He worked for nine years at Sohio Research and Development (later BP America Research and Development) before joining the faculty at The Ohio State University in 1989. He has been a Distinguished Visitor at the University of Auckland (2012) and a Visiting Professor in Japan (1994) and France (1999). His current research interests include the investigation of charge and energy transfer at interfaces and fundamental studies of excited state photophysics and photochemistry. He serves on the International Organizing Committee for the International Conference on Time-Resolved Vibrational Spectroscopy and on the Editorial Advisory Committee for the Journal of Raman Spectroscopy.