Associate Professor Suzanne A. Blum
Lecture Topic: MECHANISTIC STUDIES AND BORYLATION METHODS




PROFESSIONAL PREPARATION / EDUCATION
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, B.S. in Chemistry, Highest Honors, 2000
University of California, Berkeley, NSF Graduate Fellow, Ph.D., Chemistry, 2004
Harvard Medical School, NIH Postdoctoral Fellow, Mechanistic Enzymology, 2004-06

PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS
Associate Professor of Chemistry, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA, July 1, 2012−present
Assistant Professor of Chemistry, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA, July 1, 2006−2012

AWARDS AND FELLOWSHIPS
Humboldt Fellowship, 2013−2016 (international)
Japan Society for Promotion of Science (JSPS) Fellowship, 2013 (international)
Basells Visiting Scholar, 2012
Thieme Synlett/Synthesis Journal Award, 2009 (international)
National Science Foundation CAREER Award, 2008
National Institutes of Health Postdoctoral Fellow, 2005–2006
University of California at Berkeley Teaching Effectiveness Award, 2004 (campus-wide)
University of California at Berkeley Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor, 2003
National Science Foundation Graduate Fellow, 2000–2003
Hertz Foundation Grant, 2000
American Chemical Society Leadership Award, Huron Valley Section, 2000
University of Michigan Alumni Leadership Award, 2000 (campus-wide)
University of Michigan Senior Chemistry Award, 2000
University of Michigan Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) Award, 2000
Alpha Chi Sigma Leadership and Academic Promise Award, 1997
University of Michigan Chemistry Scholarship, 1996

Curriculum Vitae