Shi Group






The beginnings of fall at Mills Lake in Rocky Mountain National Park (September 2007)


Yian Shi

Yian Shi


B.S., Nanjing University (1983)
M.Sc., University of Toronto (1987; Prof. I. W. J. Still)
Ph.D., Stanford University (1992; Prof. Barry M. Trost)
Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard Medical School (1992-1995; Prof. Christopher T. Walsh)
Assistant Professor, Colorado State University (1995-2000)
Associate Professor, Colorado State University (2000-2003)
Professor, Colorado State University (2003-Present)


Awards and Honors:

Eun Lee Lectureship Award, Seoul National University, South Korea (2013)

Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Fellowship (2009)
ACS Arthur C. Cope Scholar Award (2004)
Monfort Professorship Award, Colorado State University (2002)
Lectureship Award, Society of Synthetic Organic Chemistry Japan (2001)
Researcher of the Year Award, Colorado State University Research Foundation (2000)
GlaxoWellcome Chemistry Scholar Award (2000)
Eli Lilly Grantee Award (1999)
Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award (1999)
Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow (1999)
DuPont Young Faculty Award (1999)

National Science Foundation Career Award, 1999
Beckman Young Investigator Award (1997)
Camille and Henry Dreyfus New Faculty Award (1995)

Franklin Veatch Fellowship, Stanford University, 1990-1991

                George F. Wright Organic Seminar Award, University of Toronto, 1987



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