Scott research Group



Professor of Chemistry Emeritus
Louise and Jim Vanderslice and Family Chair


Harvard University, Ph.D. degree in Organic Chemistry, 1970
Princeton University, A.B. degree in Chemistry, 1966

Contact Information:
lawrence.scott@bc.edu
617-447-1237







Selected Honors, Positions, and Awards:
  • American Chemical Society - Arthur C. Cope Scholar Award, 2016
  • American Chemical Society, Division of Organic Chemistry – Chairman, 2013
  • American Chemical Society - Elected Fellow, 2012
  • American Chemical Society – George A. Olah Award for Hydrocarbon Chemistry, 2011
  • The Journal of Organic Chemistry – Editorial Advisory Board, 2011-14
  • International Society for Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds – Research Achievement Award, 2009
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science – Elected Fellow, 2003
  • Japan Society for the Promotion of Science – Senior Scientist Fellowship, 2003
  • Gordon Research Conference on Physical Organic Chemistry – Chairman, 2003
  • Boston College – Distinguished Research Award, 2003
  • Alexander von Humboldt Foundation – Senior Scientist Award, 1999
  • Japan Society for the Promotion of Science – Senior Scientist Fellowship, 1985
  • University of Nevada, Reno – College of Arts and Science Teaching Excellence Award, 1983
  • NATO – Senior Scientist Fellowship, 1981
  • University of Nevada, Reno – Outstanding Research Award, 1980
  • National Institutes of Health – Predoctoral Fellowship, 1967-70