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Professor Oren Scherman PhD

Fellow, Director of Studies in Natural Sciences (Chemistry Parts II and III), Acting Director of Studies in Natural Sciences (Chemistry Part IB)
Lecturer in Chemistry
Next Generation Fellow

Oren Scherman is a Lecturer in Chemistry and Next Generation Fellow at Jesus College.

Academic interests

Oren Scherman's academic interests include:

  • Synthetic organic and polymer chemistry
  • Functional nanosystems
  • Controlled polymer architectures
  • Dynamic supramolecular assemblies
  • Stimuli-responsive materials
  • Hierarchical self-assembly.

Degrees obtained

  • BA Chemistry (summa cum laude), Cornell University, 1999.
  • PhD Chemistry, California Institute of Technology, 2004.

Awards and prizes

  • Next Generation Fellowship, University of Cambridge.
  • NSF MPS-DRF Interanational Postdoctoral Fellowship.
  • NSF Graduate Fellowship.
  • Leo and Berdie Mandelkern Prize in Chemistry, Cornell University.

Other interests

Wine, travel, hiking, languages.

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