Rychnovsky Research Group

Scott D. Rychnovsky

 

Education and Faculty Positions

 

Professor: University of California, Irvine (1995-current)

    - Chair of Chemistry Department (2010-2013)

Faculty Member: University of Minnesota (1988-1995)

Postdoc: NIH fellow at Harvard University and Yale University

Graduate: Columbia University

Undergraduate: University of California, Berkeley

 

Honors/Awards

 

Searle Scholar, 1989-92.

McKnight-Land Grant Professorship, 1990-93.

Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation Teacher-Scholar Award, 1990-95.

National Science Foundation Presidential Young Investigator Award, 1991-96.

Eli Lilly Grantee, 1991-93.

Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow, 1992-94.

Cyanamid Faculty Award, 1992-93.

Pfizer Research Award in Synthetic Organic Chemistry, 1992-96.

Research Career Development Award, NIH 1993-98.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Research Award, 1993.

Fresenius Award, Phi Lambda Upsilon, 1994.

Zeneca Chemistry Award, 1994.

Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Travel Fellowship, 1997.

Arthur C. Cope Scholar Award, 1998.

Novartis Chemistry Lecturer, 1998-99.

S. T. Li Prize for Achievements in Science and Technology, 2006-2008.

Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2007.

Fellow of the American Chemical Society, 2011.

Royal Society of Chemistry Pedler Award, 2012.

 

 

 

Postdoctoral Fellow

 

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Dr. Navendu Jana

 

IIT Kharagpur, India

M.Sc. 2010

 

RKMR College Narendrapur, Kolkata, India

B.Sc. 2008

 

njana (at) uci.edu

Graduate Student Researchers

 

Greg Suryn

Grinnell College

2011

gsuryn (at) uci.edu

 

 

Eric Novitsky

University of Illinois - Urbana Champaign, 2012

enovitsk (at) uci.edu

 

 

Jacob DeForest

Pepperdine University

2012

deforesj (at) uci.edu

 

 

Sarah Block

University of Michigan

2013

sablock (at) uci.edu

 

 

Alex Burtea

Cal State Fullerton

2013

aburtea (at) uci.edu

 

 

Alex "Sunshine" Burns

University of Texas at Dallas

2015

ajburns (at) uci.edu

 

 

Alex Valdes

University of Florida

2015

aevaldes (at) uci.edu

 

Undergraduate Student Researchers

 

Christina Mitilia

Class of 2018

cmitilia (at) uci.edu

 

 

Monica Megalla

Class of 2018

mmegalla (at) uci.edu

 

 

Mary Villarreal

Class of 2018

mjvillar (at) uci.edu