Reaxys PhD Prize Community News
This is where you can find all the information about the Reaxys PhD Prize from around the world. We’ll post links to interviews with members of the Reaxys Prize Club and Reaxys Advisory Board as well as articles and other press.
Reaxys PhD Prize winners talk about their unique career choices and share career advice for early-career researchers
Three 2020 Reaxys PhD prize winners talk about how they made bold career moves and see where it led them.
Dr. Ana García Herraiz, 2019 finalist of the Reaxys PhD Prize, is now a postdoctoral researcher at the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne. Find out more about her research, and what work has been like during the pandemic.
At the virtual Reaxys PhD Prize Symposium 2020, Mr. Rupert Proctor, Dr. Jianchun Wang and Dr. Keiichi Yano received the prestigious award for their outstanding and innovative research.
Dr. Changxia Yuan, 2014 winner of the Reaxys PhD Prize, is now senior research investigator at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Discover more about his research heroes and an upcoming webinar showcasing his work.
Professor Laura Ackerman of Arizona State University, one of the 2016 Reaxys PhD Prize finalists, recently joined us to talk about her career, how she mentors younger chemists, and the importance of networking with other women in chemistry.
Dr. Nicholas Chilton, one of our 2016 finalists, speaks about his research and how he built his research group and a solid network of collaborators.
After an intensive review process, the 45 finalists of the Reaxys PhD Prize 2020 have been announced. Discover more about these outstanding young chemists in this press release.
Dr. Marie-Gabrielle Braun, one of the 2012 Reaxys PhD Prize finalists, is now a chemistry leader at Genentech. Her team focuses on developing small molecule drugs targeting novel biological pathways. Here, she shares some of her career experiences.
Dr. Min Lu, one of our 2012 finalists, discusses his role in the Discovery Chemistry team at Merck Research Laboratories in Boston and what spurred his transition from academia to industry in 2015.
Professor Donna M. Huryn is one of the newest members of the Reaxys Advisory Board. An internationally recognized medicinal chemist, with an interest in the design and synthesis of small molecules probes and drugs to treat cancer and neurodegenerative diseases, read more about her research and advice for women in STEM.
Professor Fathy M. Hassan, one of our 2016 finalists, discusses his ideas for next-generation electrochemical energy systems and the importance of breaching the divide between research and education for a more balanced approach.
Professor Timothy Newhouse, one of our 2011 finalists, discusses the interdisciplinary future of chemistry and shares advice for young chemists in this interview.
In 2010, something started that would support ambitious and talented young chemists well into their research careers. 10 years later, the Reaxys PhD Prize is still going strong.
At the 2019 Reaxys PhD Prize Symposium in Amsterdam, Michael Geeson, Aaron Trowbridge and Yujia Qing received the prestigious award for their outstanding and innovative research.
Dr Markus Suta, one of our 2017 finalists, talks about his work on luminescence thermometry as part of the EU-funded nanoTBtech project and his participation in a Reaxys “Spotlight on Innovation” webinar.
Professor Qianghui Zhou, one of our 2011 finalists, gives some advice about starting an academic research group and discusses how Reaxys supports his research.
After an intensive review process, the 45 finalists of the Reaxys PhD Prize 2019 have been selected. Discover more about these outstanding chemists in this press release.
Dr. Alexander (Sandy) Kilpatrick, one of our 2015 finalists, was awarded a travel grant by the Reaxys Prize Club in spring 2019 to attend a five-day training course in Paris covering the theoretical and practical aspects of molecular electrochemistry.
Dr. Emma McInturff, one of our 2013 finalists, discusses her work with interdisciplinary teams at Pfizer and her experiences as a woman in the academic STEM environment.
Dr. Anna Wagner, one of our 2014 finalists, discusses her work at Gilead Sciences and the experiences of women in academic and corporate STEM careers.
Professor Teresa Martinez del Campo, one of our 2010 finalists, shares some advice for those interested in a career in chemistry and discusses some of her own experiences in this interview.
In this exclusive discussion, Prof. Cristina Nevado, Prof. Li-Zhu Wu and Prof. Yan-Mei Li discuss their successful careers, give advice for people starting out in chemistry, and talk about some of the challenges for women in this field.
In this interview with one of our 2013 winners, Dr. Martin Donakowski shares some insights into his varied career across academia, government and industry, and the role of the Reaxys PhD Prize in it.
Elsevier sponsors a whole range of awards for innovative and ambitious chemistry research. Here we look at 10 of the most prestigious awards being funded by Elsevier in 2019.
One of our 2014 winners, Professor Dawen Niu is now head of his own research group focusing on the modification of natural products, including those used in traditional Chinese Medicine.
Dr. Debabrata Maiti of the Indian Institute of Technology in Bombay supervised one of the Reaxys PhD Prize 2016 finalists. In this interview, he talks about mentoring young researchers, the importance of the Prize, and why he chooses Reaxys for education.
These are the three innovative young chemists recognized with the Reaxys PhD Prize at the 2016 Symposium in London.
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