Awards

2019 Prix Mondial Nessim Habif, Geneva
2016 Herbert C. Brown Award for Creative Research in Synthetic Methods, American Chemical Society
2015 Adolf Windaus-Medal, Göttingen
2014 Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researcher
2014 Gay-Lussac-Humboldt Prize, France
2014 Hans Herloff Inhoffen Medal, Braunschweig
2013 Kitasato Medal, Tokio, Japan
2013 Karl Ziegler Prize, German Chemical Society
2013 Prix Jaubert, University of Geneva
2012 Elhúyar‐Goldschmidt Prize, Real Sociedad Española de Química
2011 Prelog Medal, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
2011 Lilly European Distinguished Lectureship Award
2008 Janssen Pharmaceutica Prize for Creativity in Organic Synthesis
2006 Heinrich Wieland Prize
2006 Otto Bayer Prize
2005 Mukaiyama Award, Society of Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Japan
2005 Junior Award, International Society of Heterocyclic Chemistry
2004 Tetrahedron Chair
since 2004       Corresponding Member of the Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften
since 2004 Member of the Nordrhein-Westfälischen Akademie der Wissenschaften
2004 Centenary Lecture, Royal Society of Chemistry
2002 Merck Academic Development Program Award
2002 Arthur C. Cope Scholar Award, American Chemical Society
since 2002 Member of the Deutschen Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina
2001 Victor Grignard - Georg Wittig Prize, Société Francaise de Chimie
2000 AstraZeneca Award in Organic Chemistry
2000 Thieme-IUPAC Preis in Synthetic Organic Chemistry
1999 Leibniz Award, German Science Foundation (DFG)
1999 Invited Professor at the Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France
1998 Ruhr Prize for Arts and Sciences, Mülheim/Ruhr
1994 Invited Professor at the Université Claude Bernard - Lyon I, France
1994 Lecturer's scholarship ("Dozentenstipendium"), Fonds der Chemischen Industrie
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