Phil S. Baran
Professor, Department of Chemistry
Member, Skaggs Institute for Chemical Biology
pbaran@scripps.edu
Fax: (858) 784-7375
Tel: (858) 784-7373

  • Education
      • 2001 – 2003 Postdoctoral Associate Advisor: Professor E.J. Corey Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts
      • 1997 – 2001 Ph.D. Graduate Student in Chemistry Advisor: Professor K.C. Nicolaou The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California
      • 1995 – 1997 B.S. with Honors in Chemistry Advisor: Professor D.I. Schuster New York University, New York, New York
      • 1991 – 1995 Simultaneous high school graduation from Mt. Dora High School and A.A. degree with honors, Lake Sumter Community College, Florida

 

  • Awards
      • Danisco Science Excellence Medal Award, 2022
      • Bristol Chemical Synthesis Syngenta Award, 2021
      • Janssen Prize for Creativity, 2020
      • Inhoffen Medal, 2019
      • Manchot Research Professorship, 2017
      • Member, The National Academy of Sciences, 2017
      • Emanuel Merck Lectureship, 2017
      • Blavatnik National Laureate in Chemistry, 2016
      • ACS Elias J. Corey Award, 2016
      • Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 2015
      • College of Arts and Science Alumni Distinguished Service Award, New York University, 2015
      • Reagent of the Year Award (EROS), 2015
      • Mukaiyama Award, 2014
      • MacArthur Fellowship, 2013
      • Royal Society of Chemistry Synthetic Organic Chemistry Award, 2013
      • Fellow, Royal Society of Chemistry, 2013
      • Fellow, AAAS, 2012 – Present
      • ACS San Diego Section Distinguished Scientist Award, 2012
      • ISHC Katritzky Heterocyclic Chemistry Award, 2011
      • Thieme-IUPAC Prize in Synthetic Organic Chemistry, 2010
      • ACS Award in Pure Chemistry, 2010
      • Raymond and Beverly Sackler Prize in the Physical Sciences, 2009
      • National Fresenius Award, ACS, 2007
      • Novartis Lecturer, 2007 – 2008
      • Hirata Gold Medal, 2007
      • Pfizer Award for Creativity in Organic Synthesis, 2006
      • Beckman Foundation Fellow, 2006 – 2008
      • Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Fellow, 2006 – 2008
      • BMS Unrestricted “Freedom to Discover” Grant, 2006 – 2010
      • NSF CAREER Award, 2006 – 2010
      • Eli Lilly Young Investigator Award, 2005 – 2006
      • AstraZeneca Excellence in Chemistry Award, 2005
      • DuPont Young Professor Award, 2005
      • Roche Excellence in Chemistry Award, 2005
      • Amgen Young Investigator Award, 2005
      • Searle Scholar Award, 2005
      • GlaxoSmithKline Chemistry Scholar Award, 2005 – 2006