George A. O’Doherty

CV (updated 4-21-2014)

DATE OF BIRTH: August 28, 1966; Kilkenny, Ireland

EDUCATION

  • The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
    • Ph.D., Chemistry, Sept. 1987 to Jan. 1993
    • Advisor: Professor Leo A. Paquette
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York
    • B.S., Chemistry, Sept. 1984 – June 1987
    • Advisor: Professor Alan R. Cutler

SCIENTIFIC EMPLOYMENT

  • Associate Professor Chemistry (Aug. 2005 – present)
    • Department of Chemistry, West Virginia University
  • Assistant Professor Chemistry (Sept. 2002 – Aug. 2005)
    • Department of Chemistry, West Virginia University
  • Assistant Professor Chemistry (Sept. 1996 – 2002)
    • Department of Chemistry, University of Minnesota
  • I. C. Postdoctoral Scholar (Sept. 1995 – 1996)
    • Department of Chemistry, Imperial College, London
    • Advisor: Professor Anthony G. M. Barrett
  • NSF Postdoctoral Scholar (Jan. 1993 – Aug. 1995)
    • Department of Chemistry, Stanford University
    • Advisor: Professor Barry M. Trost

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • The ACS Horace S. Isbell Award in Carbohydrate Chemistry
  • Eberly College of Arts and Science Outstanding Researcher Award (2007)
  • Woodburn Professor, Eberly College of Arts and Science (2006 & 2007)
  • WVU’s Dept. of Chemistry Outstanding Professor (2006)
  • Shanghai Normal University “Honored Professor” (Dec. 2005)
  • Arnold and Mabel Beckman Young Investigator (Sept. 1999 to Aug. 2002)
  • NSF Postdoctoral Fellowship (Jan. 1993 to Dec. 1994)
  • British Petroleum America Fellowship (Jan. 1991 to Dec. 1991)
  • National Need Fellowship (Jan. 1989 to Dec. 1989)
  • OSU Departmental Fellowship (Sept. 1987 to Aug. 1988)
  • American Chemical Society (1987 to present)