Marquette University
Press Release

Marquette chemistry professor honored for research excellence

Dr. Scott Reid is an internationally recognized scholar and well-established leader in the field of spectroscopy and dynamics of reactive chemical intermediates.

By - May 30th, 2019 02:35 pm
Scott Reid. Photo courtesy of Marquette University.

Scott Reid. Photo courtesy of Marquette University.

MILWAUKEE — Dr. Scott Reid, professor of chemistry, recently received the Lawrence G. Haggerty Faculty Award for Research Excellence.

Reid is an internationally recognized scholar and well-established leader in the field of spectroscopy and dynamics of reactive chemical intermediates — key players in the mechanisms of many real-world chemical processes, the atmosphere and beyond.

Through Reid’s elegant approach, these reactive intermediates have been thoroughly investigated by a variety of sophisticated laser spectroscopic techniques, including photodissociation methods, coherent laser spectroscopy, photoionization mass spectrometry, and the development and application of spectroscopic instrumentation and methods.

Reid has developed a world-class research program with 124 publications in refereed journals, effectively training more than 30 undergraduate co-workers, three master’s students, eight doctoral students and seven postdoctoral associates. ln addition, his research program has generated more than $3 million in external support.

“One thing I really appreciate about Marquette is the teacher-scholar model,” says Reid. “Your research informs your teaching, and you strive for excellence in both. Our research with undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate students is critical as we seek to encourage, motivate and equip the next generation of scientists.”

His impressive ability to communicate scientific information has already been recognized by the university with the Robert and Mary Gettel Faculty Award for Teaching Excellence in 2007. He is also the recipient of the 2010–11 Way Klingler Sabbatical Award and the 2015–18 Way Klingler Science Fellowship Award.

The Lawrence G. Haggerty Faculty Award recognizes a faculty member who has demonstrated scholarly distinction and an all-encompassing belief in excellence.

Mentioned in This Press Release

Recent Press Releases by Marquette University

Marquette professor Henry Medeiros receives young scholar award

Medeiros studies a major factor that separates man from machine.

Lt. Governor Barnes to speak to two Marquette Upward Bound groups

The session runs from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and is not open to the public.

Marquette exercise science professor honored with Teaching Excellence Award

Michael Danduran has spent more than 20 years working with children in a clinical setting.

Leave a Reply

You must be an Urban Milwaukee member to leave a comment. Membership, which includes a host of perks, including an ad-free website, tickets to marquee events like Summerfest, the Wisconsin State Fair and the Florentine Opera, a better photo browser and access to members-only, behind-the-scenes tours, starts at $9/month. Learn more.

Join now and cancel anytime.

If you are an existing member, sign-in to leave a comment.

Have questions? Need to report an error? Contact Us