Ryan Altman

  • Associate Professor
School of Pharmacy - Medicinal Chemistry
785-864-6234
Office
Malott Hall, Room 4046A
University of Kansas
1251 Wescoe Hall Drive
Lawrence 66045-7582

Education

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, National Institutes of Health Fellow, University of California, Irvine, Irvine CA
  • Ph.D., Organic Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge MA
  • B.S., Chemistry, Creighton University, Omaha, NE

Experience

Professional Experience

  • Associate Professor of Medicinal Chemistry, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS (2017 - present)
  • Courtesy Professor of Chemistry, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS (2017 - present)
  • Associate Professor of Medicinal Chemistry, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS (2017 - present)

Awards & Honors

  • The Rho Chi Society Excellence in Teaching Award (2018)
  • ChemComm Emerging Investigator (2017)
  • Thieme Chemistry Journals Award (2015)
  • NSF CAREER Award (2015)
  • NIDA Early Career Award in Chemistry of Drug Abuse and Addiction (2015)
  • Herman Frasch Foundation for Chemical Research Grantee​ (2012)
  • NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein NSRA Postdoctoral Fellow (2008 - 2011)
  • NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein NSRA Predoctoral Fellow (2007 - 2008)
  • Pfizer DOC Predoctoral Fellow (2006 - 2007)
  • MIT Institute Fellow (2003 - 2004)
  • Omaha World Herald and Creighton University Presidential Scholar (1999 - 2003)

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