Huw Davies

Asa Griggs Candler Professor/Director of Graduate Studies

Department of Chemistry

Office: 440 Atwood

Phone: 404-727-6839


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  • PhD, Chemistry, University of East Anglia, UK, 1980
  • BSc, (Hon.) Class I, Chemistry, University College Cardiff, UK, 1977
Specific Research Area
  • Organic Synthesis, Organometallic
  • CHEM 221Z: Organic Chemistry I
  • CHEM 320: Top In Bio-Organic Chemistry
  • CHEM 221: Organic Chemistry I
  • CHEM 729: Special Topics: Trans. Metal Catalyzed Reactions
Awards and Honors
  • American Chemical Society Organic Division Chair (2005)
  • Program Chair, Heterocycles Gordon Research Conference (2005)
  • Member of the Editorial Board, Organic Syntheses (2008-present)
  • Editorial Advisory Board, Chemical Society Reviews (2005-present)
  • American Chemical Society Cope Scholar Award (2005)
  • Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (2007)
  • Fellow of the American Chemical Society (2009)
  • Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (2013)
  • eEROS Reagent of the Year Award (2013)
  • Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (2015)