Office: 1301 Chevron Building

Phone: 412-624-8606

Email: pwipf@pitt.edu

Assistant Professor (9/90-8/95), Associate Professor (9/95-1/97), Professor (2/97-6/04), Distinguished
University Professor of Chemistry (7/04-present), all at University of Pittsburgh • Director, Centers for
Combinatorial Chemistry and Chemical Methodologies & Library Development, University of Pittsburgh (12/97-present) • Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy, University of Pittsburgh (11/01-present) • Adjunct Professor (2002-present), Duke University, Department of Chemistry.

Ernest Guenther Award in the Chemistry of Natural Products (2009) • Chancellor’s Distinguished Research Award (2008) • Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC, 2004) • ISHC Katritzky Award in Heterocyclic Chemistry (2003) • Fellow of the AAAS (2002) • Chair, Gordon Research Conference on Stereochemistry (June 9-14, 2002) • Novartis Research Award (2000, 2001) • Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Fellow (2000) • Akron Section ACS Award (1998) • Arthur C. Cope Scholar Award (1998) • Merck Young Investigator Award (1995) • Zeneca Award for Excellence in Chemistry (1995) • Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award (1995) • American Cancer Society Junior Faculty Research Award (1995-1998) • NSF Presidential Faculty Fellow (1994-1999) • ETH Ruzicka Award (1994) • Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow (1994-1996) • Eli Lilly Grantee (1993-1995).

Board of Editors of Organic Syntheses, Inc. • Board of Directors, Organic Reactions, Inc. • Series Editor, The
Chemistry of Heterocyclic Compounds, J. Wiley