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Supervised student selected as Reaxys finalist

Henry Pepper photo_web23 June 2015:

In a major international achievement, Henry Pepper from the University of Adelaide has been selected as one of the finalists for the 2015 Reaxys PhD Prize, from over 450 submissions around the world.

His representative paper entitled: ‘Biomimetic Total Synthesis of (±)-Merochlorin A’ was published in Angewandte Chemie, 2013.

Henry is the only finalist from an Australian university and he will attend the Reaxys PhD Prize Symposium in Hong Kong in September 2015.

Henry is supervised by CNBP Associate Investigator Jonathan George (Principle supervisor) and CNBP Chief Investigator Andrew Abell (co-supervisor).

Additional information available from the following web site: http://inspiringchemistry.reaxys.com/phdprize

RACI Athel Beckwith Lectureship awarded

Jonathan George23 June 2015:

Jonathan George (CNBP Associate Investigator) has been awarded the Royal Australian Chemical Institute (RACI) Athel Beckwith Lectureship for 2015.

This is an annual funded lectureship to allow outstanding, recently appointed, organic chemists to travel around Australia and present the results of their research work. The objective is to provide the Lecturer with the opportunity to achieve broader recognition and exposure at an early stage in their career.

Further information on the Lectureship can be found on the RACI web site: https://www.raci.org.au/events-awards/organic-chemistry