National Awards to Faculty*


National Academy of Sciences, Member

American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Fellow

  • John Weeks, 2000

 American Association for Aerosol Research

 David Sinclair Award for Sustained Excellence in Aerosol Research

American Geophysical Union

 Inaugural Yoram Kaufman Award for Unselfish Cooperation in Research
  • Ross Salawitch, 2009

 American Society for Mass Spectrometry

 For Distinguished Contribution in Mass Spectrometry

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

Postdoctoral Fellowship
 Senior Research Award

 Alfred P. Sloan Fellowship

American Chemical Society National Awards

Creative Advances in Environmental Science & Technology
  • Glenn E. Gordon (D), 1982
Research at an Undergraduate Institution
  • Michael P. Doyle, 1988

Applied Polymer Science

  • William J. Bailey (D), 1986
Polymer Chemistry
  • William J. Bailey (D), 1977
Geochemistry Medal
  • John A. Tossell (M), 2011
Francis P. Garvin-John M. Olin Medal
  • Catherine Fenselau, 1985
  • Sandra Greer (M), 2004
 Frank H. Field and Jo L. Franklin Award for Outstanding Achievement in Mass Spectrometry
 James Flack Norris Award for Outstanding Achievements in the Teaching of Chemistry
  • Michael P. Doyle, 1995
 Joel Henry Hildebrand Award in the Theoretical and Experimental Chemistry of Liquids
  • John Weeks, 1990
George C. Pimentel Award in Chemical Education
  • Michael P. Doyle, 2002
Glenn T. Seaborg Award for Nuclear Chemistry
  • Glenn E. Gordon (D), 1987
  • William Walters, 2001
Harry and Carol Mosher Award
  • Michael P. Doyle, 2006
Arthur C. Cope Senior Scholar Award
  • Michael P. Doyle, 2006
Astellas USA Foundation Award
 American Chemical Society, Fellow

Biophysical Society National Awards

Emily M. Gray Award

Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation

 Young Investigator Award
  • Lawrence R. Sita, 1995-1997
  • John T. Fourkas, 1997-1999
  • Garyk Papoian, 2007-2009

Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation

 New Faculty Award
Teacher-Scholar Award

Chemical Manufacturers Association Catalyst Award

  • Michael P. Doyle, 1982
  • Marjorie H. Gardner (D), 1982

Collaboration Success Award, Council for Chemical Research

 American Association for the Advancement of Science, Fellow

Environmental Science Fellowship from the American Association for the Advancement of Science

  • George Helz, 1988

American Physical Society, Fellow

 Eastern Analytical Symposium Award for Achievement in Analytical Chemistry

Federation of Analytical Chemistry and Spectroscopy Societies AnaChem Award

 Hewlett-Packard Outstanding Junior Faculty Award

  • Garyk Papoian, 2010

 Human Proteome Organization International Service Award

 International Mass Spectrometry Foundation Thomson Medal

John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship

Kavli Frontiers of Science, Fellow

  • Ashton Cropp (M), 2008
  • Herman Sintim, 2009

Mineralogical Society of America, Fellow

  • John Tossell (M), 1983
  • George Helz, 1985

PittCon Conference on Analytical Chemistry

National Institutes of Health

Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award

  • Amy Mullin, 1996

Optical Society of America, Fellow

  • John T. Fourkas, 2007

Office of Naval Research – Young Investigator Award

  • Amy Mullin, 1996

Royal Society of Chemistry, Fellow

Royal Society of London, Fellow

  • George Lorimer, 1986

David and Lucille Packard Fellowship for Science and Engineering

National Science Foundation (young investigator/CAREER awards)

Doctor Honoris Causa of the Russian Academy of Sciences

  • Michael P. Doyle, 1994

Doctor Science Honoris Causa of McMaster University

Dupont Young Professor Award

Raymond and Beverly Sackler Prize in Physical Sciences

Research Corporation Research Innovation Award

  • Robert Walker, 1999

Research Corporation Cottrell Scholar Award

Searle Scholar Award


*Resulting from National Competition, not restricted to region or institution.
(D) = deceased; (M) = moved to another institution


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