Professor Bruce H. Lipshutz


Phone Number: (805) 893-2521
Fax Number: (805) 893-8265
Office: 2221 Chem
Email Address: lipshutz@chem.ucsb.edu

Dr. Lipshutz arrived at UC Santa Barbara in 1979 after completing a two-year American Cancer Society postdoctoral fellowship at Harvard University. He received his Ph.D. from Yale University. Dr. Lipshutz is the recipient of several honors and awards including:

  • American Cancer Society Junior Faculty Research Award, 1981-1983
  • Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Fellow, 1984-1988
  • Harold J. Plous Memorial Teaching Award, UCSB, 1984
  • Esquire Magazine, National Register, December, 1984
  • Camille and Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar, 1984-1989
  • Guest Editor, Tetrahedron Symposium-in-Print, Organocopper Chemistry, 1989
  • Chairman, Gordon Research Conference, Reactions & Processes, 1992
  • Chairman, OMCOS-8, Santa Barbara, CA, 1995
  • NIH Medicinal Chemistry A Study Section, 1996-2000
  • American Chemical Society Arthur C. Cope Scholar Award, 1997
  • Guest Editor, Tetrahedron Symposium-in-Print, Organonickel Chemistry, 1998
  • Organizer, NSF Workshop on Synthetic Organic Chemistry, 2000-2002
  • UCSB Foundation Distinguished Faculty Teaching Award, 2002
  • Board of Consulting Editors, Tetrahedron, Tetrahedron Letters, 2003-2008
  • Solvias Ligand Prize, 2003
  • Science Advisory Board, Cambridge Major Labs, 2004-2007
  • Co-organizer, French-American Chemical Society Meeting, Santa Barbara, June, 2008
  • Co-organizer, French-American Chemical Society Meeting, Obernai, France, June, 2010
  • Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award, June 20, 2011
  • Co-organizer, French-American Chemical Society Meeting, Nantasket, June, 2012
  • EROS Reagent of the Year Award, 2012
  • Co-organizer, French-American Chemical Society Meeting, Avignon, France, June, 2014
  • Co-organizer, French-American Chemical Society Meeting, Santa Barbara, June 19-23, 2016
  • Organic Letters "Publication of the Year", 2016
  • ACS H. C. Brown Award for Creative Research in Synthetic Methods, 2017