The Skaggs Institute
for Chemical Biology
Staff Awards and Activities
Barbas, C.F. III–Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science; In-Cites Highly Cited Researcher,
Thomson Scientific, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Member, Faculty in Chemical Biology,
Faculty 1000, Biology Reports, Ltd.; Editorial Boards, Bioorganic and
Medicinal Chemistry Letters, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry.
Beutler, E.–Service Award, Burnham Institute for Medical Research; George E. Cartwright Visiting Professor,
University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City; Bracha Ramot Memorial Lecture,
Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel; Member, National Academy of Sciences,
American Academy of Arts and Sciences; Scientific Advisory Boards, Burnham Institute
for Medical Research (Chairman), Edwards Lifesciences, iMetrikus, Insert Therapeutics,
Optimer Pharmaceuticals; Contributing Editor, Blood Cells, Molecules and Diseases.
Boger, D.L.–ACS Ernest Guenther Award in Natural Products Chemistry, American Chemical Society; Fellow,
American Academy of Arts and Sciences; Olsen Lecturer, Utah State University, Logan;
Editor-in-Chief, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters; Editorial Boards,
Tetrahedron Publications, Organic Reactions, Current Opinion in Drug Discovery
and Development, Current Drugs.
Fedor, M.J.–Chair, Macromolecular tructure and Function Study Section E, National Institutes of Health; Associate
Editor, Journal of Biological Chemistry; Editorial Board, RNA.
Janda, K.D.–Section Head, Faculty in Chemical Biology, Faculty of 1000, Biology Reports, Ltd.; Editorial
Boards, Chemical Reviews, Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, Combinatorial Chemistry
Research and Applications, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters, Bioorganic
and Medicinal Chemistry, Combinatorial Chemistry High-Throughput Screening.
Joyce, G.F.–Member, U.S. National Academy of Sciences; Member, External Advisory Board, Beckman Institute,
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California; Head, Faculty in Chemical
Biology, Faculty 1000, Biology Reports Ltd.; Associate Editor, Evolutionary
Computation, Origins of Life and Evolution of the Biosphere.
Lerner, R.A.–Doctor of Science, honoris causa, Oxford University, Oxford, England; 35th John Stauffer Lecture
in Science, University of California, Los Angeles; Editorial Boards, Bioorganic
and Medicinal Chemistry, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters, Catalysis Technology,
Drug Targeting and Delivery, Journal of Virology, Molecular Biology and Medicine,
Molecular Medicine, Vaccine, Angewandte Chemie.
Nicoalou, K.C.–ISHC Senior Award Lecturer in Heterocyclic Chemistry, International Society of Heterocyclic
Chemistry; Honorary Fellowship, Indian Academy of Sciences; Joshua Jortner Distinguished
Lecturer in Chemistry, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel; Co-Editor-in-Chief,
Chemistry and Biology; Editorial Boards, Tetrahedron Publications, Synthesis,
Carbohydrate Letters, Chemistry–A European Journal, Perspectives in Drug Discovery
and Design, Indian Journal of Chemistry, Section B, Current Opinion in Bioorganic
Chemistry, Current Organic Chemistry, Combinatorial Chemistry High-Throughput Screening,
Organic Letters, ChemBioChem, Chemistry and Biodiversity, Bulletin for the Chemical
Society of Japan, Chemistry–An Asian Journal, International Journal of Oncology.
Rebek, J., Jr.–Distinguished
Scientist Award, American Chemical Society; Evans Award, Ohio State University,
Columbus; Creativity Award in Chemistry, Dance, and Music, University of Oregon,
Eugene; Member, Academia Europaea; Wyeth Lecturer, Princeton University, Princeton,
New Jersey; Haberman Lecturer, Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Barker
Lecturer, University of Maryland, College Park; Editorial Boards, Tetrahedron Publications,
Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry,
Journal of the Chemical Society–Perkin Transactions, Chemistry and Biology,
Journal of Organic Chemistry, Current Opinion in Chemistry Biology, Progress in
Physical Organic Chemistry, Journal of Supramolecular Chemistry.
Schimmel, P.–Stein and Moore
Award (Sponsored by the Merck Company Foundation), Protein Society, Bethesda, Maryland;
Best Entrepreneurial Scientist of USA, Science Alliance, Technopolicy Network, the
Hague, the Netherlands.
Sharpless, K.B.–Marvel Lecture,
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign; K.T. Wang Bioorganic Lecture, Institute
of Biological Chemistry, Taipei, Taiwan; Johnston Lecture, Emory University, Atlanta,
Georgia; American Institute of Physics Nobel Laureates Minority Servicing Institutions
Visitation Program, Texas Southern University, Houston; Editorial Boards, Advanced
Synthesis and Catalysis, Arkivoc, Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry, Bulletin
of the Chemical Society of Japan, Chemistry–An Asian Journal, Chirality, Current
Opinion in Drug Discovery and Development, Current Drug Discovery Technologies,
Enantiomer, Organic Letters, Synlett, Topics in Stereochemistry.
Editor, Annual Reviews of Biophysics and Biomolecular Structure; Editorial
Boards, ACS Chemical Biology, RNA, Molecular Cell, Chemistry and Biology, Structure.
Wilson, I.A.–Fellow, Royal
Society of London; Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences; Member, Scientific
Advisory Board, Keystone Symposia; Associate Editor, Journal of Molecular Biology,
Immunity; Editorial Boards, Science, Journal of Experimental Medicine.
Wong, C.-H.–Doctor of
Science, honoris causa, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa; Humboldt
Research Award for Senior Scientists, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Bonn, Germany;
Scientific Advisor, Max-Planck-Institut, Dortmund, Germany; Editor-in-Chief, Bioorganic
and Medicinal Chemistry; Editorial Boards, Tetrahedron Publications, Current
Opinion in Chemical Biology, Biocatalysis, Advanced Synthesis and Catalysis, Journal
of the American Chemical Society, Chemistry–An Asian Journal.
Journal of Molecular Biology; Editorial Boards, Biochemistry, Current
Opinion in Structural Biology, Journal of Biomolecular NMR.
Journal of Biomolecular NMR; Associate Editor, Advanced Science Letters;
Editorial Boards, Biochimie, Biomolecular NMR Assignments, Biopolymers, ChemBioChem,
Chemical Physics Letters, Current Opinion in Structural Biology, IUBMB Life, Journal
of Magnetic Resonance, Journal of Membrane Biology, Journal of Structural and Functional
Genomics, Proteins, Structure.