AChemS XL Award Winners


AChemS Annual Awards

AChemS offers a number of awards that recognize the accomplishments of our members at several stages of their careers and that support the participation of students and postdocs.

To see past award winners, click here.
2018 MAX MOZELL AWARD
John Carlson, PhD
Yale University

For Outstanding Achievement in the Chemical Senses is intended to recognize the accomplishments of a senior scientist working in the chemical senses. The research record should provide evidence of excellence and contributions that have a major impact on research in the chemical senses.
2018 ACHEMS YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARD
Joel Mainland, PhD
Monell Chemical Senses Center
Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania


For Research in Olfaction or Nasal Chemosensation is awarded to an outstanding junior scientist whose research record should provide evidence of excellence and contributions that have had or are likely to have a major impact on research in the field of olfaction.
2018 AJINOMOTO AWARD
Yuki Oka, PhD
Caltech

For Young Investigators in Gustation or Oral Chemosensation is awarded to an outstanding junior scientist whose research record provides evidence of excellence and contributions that have had or are likely to have a major impact on research in the field of gustation.
2018 BARRY JACOBS MEMORIAL AWARD
Sanne Boesveldt, PhD
Wageningen University & Research

For Research in the Psychophysics of Human Taste and Smell is awarded to an outstanding junior scientist whose research record provides evidence of excellence and the promise to emerge as a leader in the field.

2018 POLAK YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARDEES

  • Melissa Haley, Stony Brook University
  • Thorsten Kahnt, Northwestern University
  • Krishnan Padmanabhan, University of Rochester
  • Marta Pallotto, NIH/NINDS
  • Roberto Vincis, Stony Brook University
  • Yun-Feng Zhang, University of Pennsylvania

2018 POLAK POSTDOCTORAL TRAVEL AWARDS

  • Federica Genovese, Monell Chemical Senses Center
  • James Howard, Northwestern University
  • Jian-You Lin, Brandeis University
  • Hillary Schiff,Stony Brook University
  • Cedric Uytingco, University of Florida

2018 DON TUCKER MEMORIAL AWARD

  • Jennifer Sun, Yale University

2018 ACHEMS AWARD FOR UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH

  • Sophie Breuer, Abteilung Neurop√§diatrie

2018 ACHEMS TRAVEL FELLOWSHIPS FOR DIVERSITY

  • Nathalee Belser, Duke Medical Center
  • Louis Colling, Florida State University
  • Patrice Hubert, University of Connecticut
  • Keith Perkins, Rutgers University
  • Kathleen Phelps, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
  • Kyndal Schade, University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus
  • Sanaya Stocke, University of Louisville
  • Bradly Stone, Brandeis University

2018 ACHEMS STUDENT TRAVEL/HOUSING AWARDS

Kristi Apa Caitlin Baumer Harrison Anna Sophie Breuer Ke Chen Julie Colvin
Debarghya Dutta Banik Michael Farruggia Mira Fitzek Franziska Haag Jisoo Han
Ilona Har Paz Renee Hartig Linnea Herzog Molly Higgins Kanghyun Kim
Kayla Lemons Ruojun Liang Laura Martin Allison Matia Laetitia Merle
Raena Mina Andrew Moberly Julia Mohrhardt Paulina Morquecho Campos Narendra Mukherjee
Maximilian Nagel Elbrich Postma Vicente Ramirez Andrew Rinke Louis Saites
Mary Schreck Rolf Skyberg Rachel Stanford Susanne Stickel Jennifer Sun
Cecilia Tremblay Justin Virk Raphael Wallroth Wen Mai Wong Chao Xie
Wexin Yu Alexandra Zygowska