Lectures

– 1995 –

1. Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI, October 12, 1995.


– 1996 –

2. Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, November 20, 1996.

3. University of Georgia, Athens, GA, December 5, 1996.

4. Stanford University, Stanford, CA, December 10, 1996.

5. University of Illinois, Chicago, IL, December 12, 1996.

6. Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ, December 17, 1996.


– 1997 –

7. University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, January 14, 1997.

8. Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, January 17, 1997.

9. University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, January 21, 1997.

10. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, January 27, 1997.

11. Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI, October 15, 1997.

12. Hope College, Holland, MI, October 16, 1997.


– 1998 –

13. Hamline University, St. Paul, MN, May 11, 1998.

14. Seattle University, Seattle, WA, November 17, 1998.

15. Seattle Pacific University, Seattle, WA, November 19, 1998.


– 1999 –

16. Gordon Research Conference – Natural Product Synthesis, July 12–17, 1999.

17. University of Minnesota, Department of Medicinal Chemistry, October 12, 1999.

18. Hofstra University, Long Island, NY. November 3, 1999.

19. Saint Johns University, New York, NY, November 4, 1999.

20. New York University, New York, NY, November 9, 1999.

21. SUNY-Stony Brook, Long Island, NY, November 11, 1999.

22. Gustavus Adolphus College, Mankato, MN, November 19, 1999.

23. Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, November 29, 1999.

24. R. W. Johnson Pharmaceutical Research Institute, Raritan, NJ, December 1, 1999.

25. CUNY – Hunter College, New York, NY, December 2, 1999.


– 2000 –

26. Brown University, Rhode Island, March 8, 2000.

27. University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, Dartmouth, MA, February 9, 2000.

28. Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT, February 11, 2000.

29. Iowa State University, Ames, IA, March 8, 2000.

30. University of Northern Iowa, IA, March 9, 2000.

31. University of California at Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, April 3, 2000.

32. University of California at Riverside, Riverside, CA, April 7, 2000.

33. Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, May 1, 2000.

34. Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, May 2, 2000.

35. Gordon Research Conference – Heterocyclic Chemistry, July 11–16, 2000.

36. Gordon Research Conference – Organic Reactions and Processes, July 19–24, 2000.

37. University of Wisconsin at Eau Clair, Eau Clair, WI, September 22, 2000.

38. University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, November 9, 2000.

39. Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, Shanghai, P. R. China, November 13, 2000.

40. Peking University, Beijing, P. R. China, November 15, 2000.

41. The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, November 21, 2000.

42. Affymax Pharmaceuticals, Santa Clara, CA, December 8, 2000.


– 2001 –

43. Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, February 26, 2001.

44. CUNY – Queens College, New York, NY, February 28, 2001.

45. Boston University, Boston, MA, March 2, 2001.

46. Pfizer Central Research, Groton, CT, June 28, 2001.

47. National Science Foundation Workshop, Denver, CO, July 12-16 2001.

48. Macalester College, St. Paul, MN, September 19, 2001.

49. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, October 5, 2001.

50. North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, October 8, 2001.

51. Midwest ACS Symp–Asym Org Syn: Method & Total Syn – Inv Spker, Lincoln, NE, Oct 11-12, 2001.

52. Pfizer – La Jolla [Agouron], La Jolla, CA, October 19, 2001.

53. University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, October 23, 2001.

54. University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, October 29, 2001.

55. 7th Eurasia Conf on Chemical Science – Invited Speaker, Karachi, Pakistan, November 10-13, 2001.

56. North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, November 8, 2001.

57. Michigan State University, Lansing, MI, November 14, 2001.

58. Singapore International Chemical Symp 2 – Invited Speaker, Singapore, December 18-20, 2001.


– 2002 –

59. Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, January 17, 2002.

60. Ohio University, Athens, OH, January 18, 2002.

61. Florida State University, Organic Division Seminar, Tallahassee, FL, January 29, 2002.

62. University of California at San Diego, San Diego, CA, February 18, 2002.

63. University of California at Irvine, Irvine, CA, February 20, 2002.

64. The Scripts Research Institutes, La Jolla, CA, February 25, 2002.

65. 3M Pharmaceuticals, Minneapolis, MN, March 14, 2002.

66. Merck & Co., Rahway, NJ, April 1, 2002.

67. Florida State University, Departmental Seminar, Tallahassee, FL, April 4, 2002.

68. Pennsylvania State University, College Park, PA, April 15, 2002.

69. Pittsburgh University, Pittsburgh, PA, April 18, 2002.

70. University of Iowa Department of Medicinal Chemistry, Iowa City, IA, April 24, 2002.

71. Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, Wallingford, CT, May 22, 2002.

72. 33rd Great Lake Regional ACSInvited Speaker, Minneapolis, MN, June 3, 2002.

73. Eli-Lilly & Company, Indianapolis, IN, July 30, 2002.

74. University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, September 10, 2002.

75. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, September 16, 2002.

76. AstraZeneca, Wilmington, DE, October 3, 2002.

77. Stanford University, Stanford, CA, October 15, 2002.

78. SUNY-Binghamton, Binghamton, NY, October 21, 2002.

79. Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, October 22, 2002.

80. 7th Int Symp for Chinese Org Chem Inv Speaker, Hsinchu, Taiwan, November 8-11, 2002.

81. Institute of Chemistry Academia Sinica, Taipei, Republic Taiwan, November 12, 2002.

82. Korean Advanced Instituted of Science and Technology, Seoul, South Korea, November 14, 2002.

83. University of Missouri at St. Louis. St. Louis, MO, December 2, 2002.


– 2003 –

84. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, February 4, 2003.

85. Utah State University, Logan, Utah, February 5, 2003

86. Gordon Research Conference – Natural Products, July 20–25, 2003.

87. Gordon Research Conference – Organic Reactions and Processes, July 27–August 1, 2003.

88. Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH, September 25, 2003.

89. Midwest ACS Symp – Towards Ideal Synthesis – Inv Speaker, Columbia, MO, November 6-7, 2003.

90. Pfizer – Ann Arbor [Warner-Lambert], Ann Arbor, MI, November 11, 2003.

91. R. W. Johnson Pharmaceutical Research Institute, Raritan, NJ, December 19, 2003.


– 2004 –

92. University of Minnesota-Duluth, Duluth, MN, March 5, 2004.

93. West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, March 10, 2004.

94. University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, March 12, 2004.

95. Schering-Plough Research Institute, Kenilworth, NJ, April 22, 2004.

96. R. W. Johnson Pharmaceutical Research Institute, Spring House, PA, May 13, 2004.

97. Albany Molecular Research, Syracuse, NY, September 16, 2004.

98. Albany Molecular Research, Albany, NY, September 17, 2004.

99. University of Texas – A&M, College Station, TX, September 22, 2004.

100. Southwest Regional ACS: Invited Speaker, Fort Worth, TX, September 30, 2004.

101. 36th Great Lake Regional ACSInvited Speaker, Peoria, IL, October 19, 2004.

102. Peking University, Beijing, P. R. China, October 26, 2004.

103. Tianjin University, College of Pharmaceutical Science and Biotechnology, Tianjin, P. R. China, October 28, 2004.

104. Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, P. R. China, November 1, 2004.

105. Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, Shanghai, P. R. China, November 4, 2004.

106. Fudan University, Shanghai, P. R. China, November 5, 2004.

107. Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan, November 8, 2004.

108. Okayama University of Science, Okayama, Japan, November 9, 2004.

109. The Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan, November 11, 2004.

110. Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, November 22, 2004.

111. University of Wisconsin-Madison, School of Pharmacy, Madison, WI, December 6, 2004.

112. University of TexasMedical Branch, Galveston, TX, December 17, 2004.


– 2005 –

113. University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, Lecture-1, January 21, 2005.

114. University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, Lecture-2, January 22, 2005.

115. Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York City, NY, January 24, 2005

116. The Int Conf on Res Trends in Sci & Tech–Plenary Spker, Lebanese Amer Univ, Beirut, Lebanon, Mar 7–9, 2005.

117. Montana State University, Bozeman, MT, Abbott Lecturer, March 11, 2005.

118. McGill University, Montreal, Québec, Canada, April 7, 2005.

119. Université de Montréal, Montreal, Québec, Canada, April 8, 2005.

120. University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Chemistry, Madison, WI, July 15, 2005.

121. University of Toronto, Montreal, Québec, Canada, July 25, 2005.

122. 15th Int Symp on Fine Chem and Funct Polymers–Inv Speaker, Shanghai, P. R. China, Oct 17–20, 2005.

123. Tianjin University, College of Pharmaceutical Science and Biotechnology, Tianjin, P. R. China, October 24, 2005.

124. Nankai University, Tianjin, P. R. China, Lecture-1, October 25, 2005.

125. Nankai University, Tianjin, P. R. China, Lecture-2, October 26, 2005.

126. Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI, November 10, 2005.

127. Hope College, Holland, MI, November 11, 2005.

128. Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan, December 6, 2005.

129. Singapore International Chemical Symposium 4 – Invited Speaker, Singapore, December 8–10, 2005.


– 2006 –

130. 12th Symp on Latest Trends in Org Syn – Inv Spker, Brock Uni, St. Catherine, Ontario, Canada, Aug 9–13, 2006.

131. Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, September 29, 2006.

132. 9th Int Symp for Chinese Org Chem – Invited Speaker, Singapore, December 18–21, 2006.

133. University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, December 22, 2006.


– 2007 –

134. University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, Organic Syntheses Distinguished Lecturer, February 20, 2007.

135. University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, February 22, 2007.

136. Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, March 6, 2007.

137. Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA, March 8, 2007.

138. University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, May 1, 2007.

139. UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, May 3, 2007.

140. San Diego State University of California, San Diego, CA, May 4, 2007.

141. Drug Discovery Symp – Synth Methodologies in Drug Discovery – Inv Speaker, Tampa, FL, Oct 25-26, 2007.

142. Oregon State University, Eugene, OR, November 5, 2007.


– 2008 –

143. UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, March 13, 2008.

144. Nanyang Technology University, Singapore, Lecture-1, March 26, 2008.

145. Nanyang Technology University, Singapore, Lecture-2, March 27, 2008.

146. National University of Singapore, Singapore, March 28, 2008.

147. Gordon Research Conference – Organic Reactions and Processes, July 13–18, 2008.

148. Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, September 22, 2008.

149. Merck & Co., West Point, PA, October 21, 2008.

150. Merck & Co., Rahway, NJ, October 22, 2008.

151. Imperial College of London, London, England, November 4, 2008.

152. University of Sheffield, Sheffield, England, November 5, 2008.

153. University of Liverpool, Liverpool, England, November 6, 2008.

154. Cambridge University, Cambridge, England, November 10, 2008.

155. University of London Institute of Cancer Research, Sutton, England, November 12, 2008.

156. UT Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX, November 18, 2008.

157. Amgen, Thousand Oaks, CA, December 5, 2008.


– 2009 –

158. Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, February 13, 2009.

159. Truman State University, Kirksville, MO, March 20, 2009.

160. Abbott Laboratory – Process, Abbott Park, IL, March 26, 2009.

161. The Wulff Symposium, Lansing, MI, May 31, 2009.

162. University of Kansas, Lawrence, KA, September 18, 2009.

163. AsymChem 2009 Fall Symposium – Invited Speaker, Tianjin, P. R. China, October 17–19, 2009.

164. Tianjin University, College of Pharmaceutical Science and Biotechnology, Tianjin, P. R. China, October 23, 2009.

165. JnJ Focused Giving Symposium, New Brunswick, NJ, November 9, 2009.

166. University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, November 20, 2009.


– 2010 –

167. University of Wisconsin, Department of Ophthalmology, Madison, WI, January 15, 2010.

168. Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, February 4, 2010.

169. Peking University at Shenzhen, Shenzhen, P. R. China, March 4, 2010.

170. Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, March 5, 2010.

171. The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, March 17, 2010.

172. Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong, March 18, 2010.

173. Emory University, Atlanta, GA, April 7, 2010.

174. 6th-Sino-US Chinese Chemist Symp – Inv Speaker, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, P. R. China, June 15–17, 2010.

175. Gordon Research Conference – Heterocyclic Chemistry, June 19–24, 2010.

176. Abbott Laboratory – Med Chem Discovery, Abbott Park, IL, August 13, 2010.

177. University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, September 14, 2010.

178. University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, September 20, 2010.

179. 11th Int Symp for Chinese Org Chemists – Plenary Spker, Taipei, Taiwan, Oct 22–25, 2010.

180. National Institute of Biological Sciences [NIBS], Beijing, P. R. China, November 17, 2010.


– 2011 –

181. University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AK, March 14, 2011.

182. Tianjin University, Department of Chemistry, Tianjin, P. R. China, March 29, 2011.

183. Shanghai Hengrui Pharmaceuticals, Shanghai, P. R. China, April 6, 2011.

184. Northeastern University, Boston, MA, Lecture-1, May 5, 2011.

185. Northeastern University, Boston, MA, Lecture-2, May 6, 2011.

186. Chulabhorn Research Institute, Bangkok, Thailand, May 18, 2011.

187. Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, May 30, 2011.

188. POSTEC, Pohang, South Korea, May 31, 2011.

189. Hanyang University, Seoul, South Korea, June 2, 2011.

190. 7th-Sino-US Chinese Chemist Symp – Invited Speaker – Guiyang, Guizhou, P. R. China, June 27–30, 2011.

191. University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, July 20, 2011.

192. University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia, July 22, 2011.

193. University of New South Wale, Sydney, NSW, Australia, July 26, 2011.

194. Eskitis Institute for Cell and Molecular Therapies, Griffith University, Brisbane, QLD, Australia, July 28, 2011.

195. Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia, August 1, 2011.

196. The University of Chicago, Hyde Park, IL, November 4, 2011.

197. Cambridge Major Laboratories, Germantown, WI, December 8, 2011.


– 2012 –

198. University of Texas–A&M, College Station, TX, March 1, 2012.

199. Roche R&D Center LTD, Shanghai, P. R. China, March 15, 2012.

200. Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, March 29, 2012.

201. 4th-Chicago Organic Symposium – Invited Speaker – Chicago, IL, April 30, 2012.

202. Xiamen University, Xiamen, Fujian, P. R. China, June 28, 2012.

203. 11th Int Symp for Chinese Org Chem – Plenary Speaker, Lanzhou, P. R. China, August 19-22, 2012.

204. Hokkaido University, Department if Chemistry, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan, July 24, 2012.

205. Kyushu University, Institute of Material Chemistry and Engineering, Fukuoka, Kyushu, Japan, July 26, 2012.

206. Kyoto University, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyoto, Japan, July 27, 2012.

207. Kyoto University, Department of Engineering, Kyoto, Japan, July 30, 2012.

208. Kwansei Gakuin University, Graduate School of Science and Technology, Sanda City, Hyogo, Japan, July 31, 2012.

209. Nagoya University, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan, August 1, 2012.

210. The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, August 2, 2012.

211. RIKEN Advanced Science Institute, Tokahama, Japan, August 3, 2012.

212. Sichuan University, West China School of Pharmacy, Chengdu, Sichuan, P. R. China, October 10, 2012.

213. Eli-Lilly & Company, Indianapolis, IN, October 30, 2012.

214. Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, December 6, 2012.


– 2013 –

215. The 14th Florida Heterocyclic and Synthetic Conf – Invited Speaker – Gainesville, FL, March 3-6, 2013.

216. University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, The Distinguished LaMattina Lecturer, April 2, 2013.

217. Shanghai Jiao-Tong University, Shanghai, P. R. China, April 24, 2013.

218. Gordon Research Conference – Natural Product Synthesis, July 28–August 2, 2013.


– 2014 –

219. Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, November 21, 2014.


– 2015 –

220. Grinnell College, Grinnell, IA, April 9, 2015.

221. Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA, October 8, 2015.

222. Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, December 3, 2015.     


– 2016 –

223. The National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA, January 20, 2016.

224. University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, April 8, 2016.

225. University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, October 18, 2016.