Professor Kyoko Nozaki

Professor Kyoko Nozaki

Education

  • B.S. 1986 Depatment of Industrial Chemistry, Facultyof Engineering
    Kyoto University (Prof.K. Utimoto)
  • Ph. D. 1991 from Kyoto University (Directed by Prof.K. Utimoto)
    Thesis title "Studieson Triethylborane Induced Radical Reactions with Hydrides of Group14 Elements"
  • During Ph.D study, 1988-1989 exchange student at UC Berkeley
    (Directed by Prof. C. H.Heathcock)
    "Studies on the Stereo-controlin the Synthesis of Acyclic Compounds"

Professional Career

  • 1991-1999 Instructor of Kyoto University
  • 1999-2002 Associate Professor of Kyoto University
  • 2000-2003 Researcher of PRESTO, JST
  • 2002-2003 Associate Professor of The University of Tokyo
  • 2003-     Professor of The University of Tokyo (current position)
  • 2003-2003 Visiting Professor, Osaka University
  • 2003-2004 Visiting Professor, Tohoku University
  • 2005-2006 Visiting Professor, Kyusyu University
  • 2007-2007 Visiting Professor, Gifu University
  • 2008-2010 Visiting Professor, Kyoto University
  • 2010-2012 Guest Professor, Harbin Engineering University
  • 2011-2012 Lecturer, Nara Woman's University

Academic Activity

  • 1997- International Symposium on Homogeneous Catalysis (ISHC) International Advisory Board
  • 2003- Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry (Wiley) Editorial Board
  • 2003-2006 Dalton Transactions (RSC) International Advisory Board
  • 2003- Green Chemistry (RSC) Advisory Board
  • 2008-2013 Journal of the American Chemical Society (ACS) Editorial Advisory Board
  • 2009-2014 Organometallics (ACS) Editorial Advisory Board
  • 2009-2016 ChemCatChem (Wiley) Editorial Board
  • 2010- Chemical Science (RSC) Advisory Board
  • 2011-2013 Inorganic Chemistry (ACS) Editorial Advisory Board
  • 2011-2015 Catalysis Science & Technology (RSC) Advisory Board
  • 2014- Angewandte Chemie International Edition (Wiley) International Advisory Board
  • 2015- Chemistry Letters (CSJ) Senior Editor
  • 2018- Chemical Reviews (ACS) Editorial Advisory Board

Research Interest

  • Asymmetric Synthesis Using Chiral Transitionmetal Complexes as Catalysts
  • Development of New Organic Transformations Mediated by Organometallic Compounds

Awards

  • 1992 Inoue Research Award for Young Scientists
  • 1994 Pfizer Award for Young Chemists in Synthetic Organic Chemistry,Japan
  • 1996 Selected as Special Young Lecturer at the 70th Annual Meeting of The Chemical Society of Japan
  • 1998 The Chemical Society of Japan Award For Young Chemists
  • 2003 Award for the Outstanding Paper Published in Polymer Journal
  • 2003 OMCOS prize
  • 2004 Wiley Award of The Society of Polymer Science, Japan
  • 2006 Japan IBM Science Award
  • 2007 Funny Dancer Award in 24th Synthetic Organic Chemistry Seminar
  • 2008 28th Saruhashi Prize
  • 2008 Mukaiyama Award
  • 2008 Asian Core Program Lectureship Award 2008 (China)
  • 2008 Asian Core Program Lectureship Award 2008 (Taiwan)
  • 2009 Mitsui Chemicals Catalysis Science Award 2009
  • 2009 Nagoya Medal (silver) 2009
  • 2012 ACS 2012 Organometallics Lecturer
  • 2013 40th G. Stafford Whitby Memorial Lectureship of the University of Akron
  • 2013 The Award of the Society of Polymer Science, Japan
  • 2013 Schlenk Lectureship
  • 2014 1st Chuck Casey Lecturer at University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • 2015 University of Fluorida, Tarrant Lecturer of Organic Chemistry, 2015
  • 2015 The 30th W. S. Johnson Lecturer
  • 2015 Arthur K. Doolittle Award

Lectures