Department of Chemistry News

April 5, 2011

Daniel Chiu honored as one of UW’s most entrepreneurial faculty

Daniel Chiu, A. Bruce Montgomery Professor of Chemistry, is one of eight UW professors honored as the University’s most entrepreneurial faculty researchers, under a new Entrepreneurial Faculty Fellows Program initiated by Interim President Phyllis Wise.

The honorees have achieved success in translating their research into products and therapies or started groundbreaking programs for translation or collaboration with industry.

Fellows will mentor colleagues with entrepreneurial aspirations, advise the center on its programs and provide input on UW policies and programs related to entrepreneurship. A committee of deans and center leadership selected the inaugural awardees.

To learn more about Professor Daniel Chiu, visit his faculty page and his research group site.