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HIST AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN THE HISTORY OF CHEMISTRY

Year Awardee Affiliation at Time of Award Award Address Reference
2020 Lawrence M. Principe Johns Hopkins University
2019 Otto Theodor (Ted) Benfey Emeritus Professor of Chemistry and History of Science
Guilford College, Greensboro NC
2018 David E. Lewis University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire 1860-1861: Magic Years in the Development of the Structural Theory of Organic Chemistry Bull. Hist. Chem. 2019, 44(2), 77-91.
2017 Jeffrey I. Seeman University of Richmond, Richmond, Virginia Profiles, Pathways and Dreams: From Naïveté to the HIST Award Bull. Hist. Chem. 2018, 43(2), 45-60.
2016 Ursula Klein Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin, Germany Chemists for the Common Good (1) Bull. Hist. Chem. 2017, 42(1), 1-6.
2015 Christoph Meinel University of Regensburg, Germany
2014 Ernst Homburg University of Maastricht, The Netherlands
2013 William R. Newman Indiana University, Bloomington, IN