Tarrant Distinguished Visiting Professorship:

of Organic Chemistry

Professor Emeritus Paul Tarrant
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Organic Awards:


M. A. Battiste Award for Creative Work in Synthetic Organic Chemistry

Tarrant Distinguished Visiting Professorship of Organic Chemistry

Tarrant Summer Graduate Research Scholarship

W. M. Jones Award for Originality and Creativity

History

University of Florida Professor Emeritus Paul Tarrant created this professorship to honor the memory of his beloved wives, Viola and Marian. Paul graduated from Duke University and Sanford College and was the first chairman of the fluorine division of the American Chemical Society. In 1966, he received the Florida Award of the Florida Section of the American Chemical Society, which recognizes leadership and contributions toward the advancement of the profession of chemistry. He retired in 1980 after 34 years as professor of chemistry at the University of Florida.

Upcoming Recipient


Masayuki Inoue
The University of Tokyo
November 17 – 24, 2019

Past Recipients

Peter Schreiner
Peter Schreiner

Justus-Liebig-University
March 12-16 & 19-22, 2019
Masanari Kimura
Nagasaki University
Sept. 10 – 14, 2018
Tarrant Lecturer
 Ken Houk
David Lupton

Monash University
Feb. 26 – Mar. 7, 2018 Tarrant Lecturer
Ken Houk
David Leigh

The University of Manchester Oct. 13-30, 2017
Ken Houk
Ken Houk

UCLA
Apr. 8-14, 2017
Janine Cossy
Janine Cossy

ESPCI ParisTech
Nov. 12-18, 2016
Jye-Shane Yang
Jye-Shane Yang

National Taiwan University
Jan. 24-30, 2016

Tarrant Lecturer
Stefan Matile
Stefan Matile

University of Geneva
November 30–December 4, 2015
David Milstein
Kyoko Nozaki

The University of Tokyo
March 17-20, 2015
Tarrant Lecturer
Eric Kool
Eric Kool

Stanford University
September 15-19, 2014
Manfred Reetz
Manfred Reetz

Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung
March 31-April 10, 2014
David Milstein
David Milstein

Weizmann Institute of Science
November 11-15, 2013
Dr. Shu Wang
Shu Wang

Institute of Chemistry Chinese Academy of Sciences
April 12-18, 2013
Tarrant Lecturer
Martin R. Bryce
Martin R. Bryce

Durham University March 16-23, 2013

Tetsuro Majima
Osaka University
February 29, 2012
Tarrant Lecturer

Peter Bäuerle

Universität Ulm
February 13-17, 2012

Ben Feringa

University of Groningen
November 7-17, 2011

Herbert Meier

Johannes Gutenberg – Universität Mainz Institute of Organic Chemistry
April 3-April 7, 2011

John Gladysz

Texas A&M
Oct. 18-31, 2009
Tarrant Lecturer

Rene Janssen
Eindhoven University of Technology (The Netherlands)
March 30-April 3, 2009

Pierre Audebert

Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan (France)

Hisashi Yamamoto

University of Chicago
Feb. 2-14, 2009

Philip J. Kocienski

University of Leeds (UK)
Nov. 1-18, 2007

Haruo Inoue
Tokyo Metropolitan University (Japan)
April 14-21, 2007
Tarrant Lecturer

Vladimir I. Minkin

Rostov University (Russia)
Nov. 4-11, 2006

Francois Diederich

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (Switzerland)
Sept. 17-Oct. 1, 2005

Nick Turro

Columbia University
Feb. 6-19, 2005
Irina Beletskaya
Moscow State University (Russia)
Oct. 31-Nov. 7, 2004

Robert Grubbs

California Institute of Technology
April 1-14, 2004

Leo E. Manzer

DuPont Central Research
Feb. 23-27, 2004

E. W. “Bert” Meijer

Eindhoven University of Technology (The Netherlands)
Oct. 5-25, 2003

Michael Makosza

Polish Academy of Sciences (Poland)
April 12-25, 2003

Frank Würthner

University of Würzburg (Germany)
March 4-7, 2003
Tarrant Lecturer

David Whitten

QTL Biosystems
Jan. 26 – Feb. 7, 2003

Joachim Schantl
Universität Innsbruck (Austria)
Mar. 11-21, 2002

Günter Haufe

University of Münster (Germany)
Jan. 22-Feb. 8, 2002

Josef Michl

University of Colorado at Boulder
Oct. 1-29, 2001

Goverdhan Mehta

Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (India)
May 14-31, 2001

Steven Ley

University of Cambridge (UK)
March 26-29, 2001

Paul Wender

Stanford University
Feb. 14-18, 2000

Armin de Meijere

University of Gottingen (Germany)
Jan. 5-14, 2000

Richard D. Chambers

Durham University (UK)
Jan. 26-March 25, 1999

 

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