The Shaw group welcomes new member Jose Ruiz from the UC Davis Chemistry Graduate cohort of 2020! He will be joining our C-H insertion project in the group. Go to… Read more »
A bittersweet goodbye to Professor Anna Pla-Quintana (center) after a prolific quarter with her in the lab. Professor Pla-Quintana worked in targeted synthesis with Christine Dimirjian (5th Year) and Sarah… Read more »
An annual Shaw group tradition. This is second years, Sarah Dishman, David Gutierrez and Jack Shiue’s first Tahoe trip! Jared even came out with his daughter Alanna to join in… Read more »
Labmates Nina Howard and Anna Lo overcame travel expenses and a broken leg to meet Nobel Laureate Frances Arnold at the 2019 National ACS conference in San Diego last month…. Read more »
Another successful gathering of current and past students! Looking forward to the new academic year!
Congratulations to both Leslie Nickerson and Noah Burlow as they received their caps just last week! Another year, another bittersweet send off. Good luck to both Leslie and Noah on… Read more »
Belated celebration of the addition of new group members David Gutierrez, Sarah Dishman and Jack Shiue! Wish them luck with getting through winter quarters here at Davis!
Thanks to alum and friends far and wide for joining us for our annual Shaw/Franz lab BBQ! Looking forward to another excellent and productive year!
It is with great pride and reluctance to see group members Lucas Moore and Stephen Laws officially walk during the UC Davis Graduate Commencement. Fortunately, both members will still be… Read more »
Serious props to undergraduate students Matthew Culberson, Nolan Turman and Tony Moreno for accomplishing three excellent presentations at this year’s Larock Undergraduate Research Conference. Since Professor Richard Larock was there… Read more »
Newly post-QE second years (3 for 3!!!) Shaw group members Nina Howard, Anna Lo and Lucas Souza spent last May the 4th demonstrating oobleck to 4-6th graders at Marguerite Montgomery… Read more »
Congratulations to Jared for being awarded the 2018 Distinguished Teaching Award for Undergraduate Teaching at UC Davis! This is one of the most prestigious awards granted on the campus and… Read more »
The Shaw group would like to welcome Benjamin Bergstrom from the 2017 UC Davis Department of Chemistry Graduate Cohort! Ben received his B.S. in Chemistry from the University of Minnesota… Read more »
We’re hiring! The Shaw Group is looking to hire a postdoc. For details, see this page. Edit: The position has been filled!
Congratulations to Jared for being awarded the distinction of an American Association for the Advancement of Science fellow, 2017! “2017 AAAS Fellows will be recognized at the 2018 AAAS Annual… Read more »
Congratulations to Flora Rutaganira, a former undergrad in the Shaw lab, for being selected as one of twelve HHMI Hanna Gray Fellows this year! This fellowship serves to recognize the… Read more »
The Shaw group bids farewell to postdoc Jesus Cordova Guerrero, undergraduate Ada Kwong, and summer researchers Barry Rich and Kris Mckendall. Jesus has accepted a position as a professor at… Read more »
The combined Shaw and Franz groups celebrate the tenth annual summer barbecue. The Boss makes some great burgers!
To celebrate Kellan’s graduation and new job, the Shaw lab takes a few laps around the go kart track.
Congratulations go out to Andrea Faulkner, finishing up her time in the Shaw group with her master’s degree!
The Shaw lab welcomes three summer undergraduate researchers: Barry Rich, Shuyu Meng, and Kris MkKendall.
Congrats to Kellan (finished up in March) and Rich (finishing up soon)!
Congratulations to Tony Moreno for receiving a PUF (Provost’s Undergraduate Fellowship) award!
Our paper entitled “Diastereoselective Base-Catalyzed Formal [4+2] Cycloadditions of N-Sulfonyl Imines and Cyclic Anhydrides” has been published in Organic Letters. Check it out in the publications section!
Congrats to Ada, Tomas, and Corinne for giving great talks at the 2017 UC Davis Undergraduate Research Conference!
Jared begins his Spring quarter sabbatical in Wuhan, China.
Congrats to (Dr.) Kellan Lamb! We wish you the best in your new career.
Our paper entitled “Targeting quinolone- and aminocoumarin-resistant bacteria with new gyramide analogs that inhibit DNA gyrase” appears online in MedChemComm. Check it out in the publications section!
The Shaw group welcomes our new post-doctoral researcher, Jesus Cordova Guerrero.
Congratulations to Corinne Penrod for receiving the UC Davis PUF Award!