Simon Blakey

Associate Professor & Safety Liaison

Department of Chemistry

Office: Atwood Chemistry Center 630

Phone: 404-727-6738


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  • PhD, Chemistry, University of Cambridge (UK) 2002
  • BSc, Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Auckland, NZ (1997)
Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Postdoctoral, California Institute of Technology 2002-2005
Specific Research Area
  • Organic Synthesis and Catalysis
Selected Publications
Awards and Honors
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Recognition for Excellence in Teaching and Mentorship (2010)
  • NSF Career Award (2009)
  • Thieme Synlett/Synthesis Journal Award (2009)
  • Lilly New Faculty Award (2005)
  • Commonwealth Scholarship to the University of Cambridge (2001)
  • Trinity College External Research Scholarship (2001)