Bioinorganic Chemistry Award 2015 Winner

Professor Paul Dyson
Professor Paul Dyson
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne


Awarded for his outstanding contributions to bioinorganic and medicinal chemistry through the development of ruthenium-based drugs





About the Winner

Paul J Dyson is the director of the Institute of Chemical Sciences and Engineering at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland (also known as the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne). He joined the EPFL in 2002 to head a research group focused on organometallic chemistry. 

Prior to taking up his appointment in Switzerland he held positions at the University of York, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine and the University of Edinburgh, where he obtained his PhD. He held a Royal Society University Research Fellowship from 1995 - 2002. 

In recent years has held visiting professorships at the University of Bourgogne, University of Pierre et Marie Curie, University of Vienna, University of Rome Tor Vergara and Chimie Paristech and he currently has a guest professorship at Shangai Jiao Tong University.

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