Jillian Buriak

Jillian Buriak

Professor of Chemistry, University of Alberta
Canada Research Chair of Nanomaterials for Energy
Alberta Innovates Industry Chair of Sun-Powered Generation of Fuels and Power
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Executive Editor, ACS Nano

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05/20202020 ACS Nano Lectureship Award
03/20202020 Ursa Lectureship at the 5th annual University of California Chemical Symposium (UCCS)
12/2019McRae Lecture (Queen's University)
12/2019Québec Centre for Advanced Materials (CQMF) Annual Lectureship
09/2019D. B. Robinson Lecture (University of Alberta)
04/2019Hach Lectureship (Colorado State University)
10/2018Covestro Distinguished Lectureship (endowed lectureship from the University of Pittsburgh)
05/2018Rio Tinto Alcan Award (Canadian Society for Chemistry)
04/2018Xing Da Lectureship (endowed lectureship from Peking University)
10/2017Covestro Lecturer in Sustainability (endowed lectureship from the University of Minnesota)
05/2017E. W. R. Steacie Award (Canadian Society for Chemistry)
04/2016Burghausen Chemistry Award from the City of Burghausen (Germany)
10/2015 - 09/2022Canada Research Chair (Tier I) of Nanomaterials for Energy
06/2015Arthur K. Doolittle Award
01/2015Senior Fellow of the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR)
10/2014Killam Annual Professorship
04/2014 - 03/2019Alberta Innovates Industrial Chair of Sun-Powered Generation of Fuels and Power
05/2013Clara Benson Award from the Canadian Society for Chemistry
12/2009Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
09/2009Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada (FRSC)
10/2008Canada Research Chair (Tier I) of Nanomaterials
03/2007 - 03/2009E. W. R. Steacie Memorial Fellowship (NSERC)
03/2006Faculty of Science Research Prize
11/2005Martha Cook Piper Research Prize
07/2005Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC-UK)
05/2005Rutherford Memorial Medal in Chemistry (RSC)
04/2004WISET (Women in Science Engineering and Technology) Fellow
03/2003Young Global Leader – World Economic Forum
05/2002 - 05/2004Canada Research Chair (Tier II) of Inorganic and Nanoscale Materials
04/2004Canada’s Top 40 Under 40 (Globe & Mail)
03/2003ACS Pure Chemistry Award
05/2002 - 05/2004Camille and Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award
09/2001Fresenius Award (Phi Lambda Upsilon)
04/2000 - 04/2002Cottrell Teacher-Scholar (fellowship from Research Corporation)
04/1999 - 03/20033M Untenured Faculty Award
08/1997 - 08/2002School of Science Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award (Purdue University)
06/1995 - 06/1997Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Fellow
09/1991 - 05/1995National Science Foundation Career Award (4 year NSF grant)
08/1997 - 08/2002Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation New Faculty Award (5 year grant)
06/1995 - 06/1997Natural Science and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Postdoctoral Fellowship
09/1991 - 05/1995French Government Scholar (Boursière du Gouvernement Français – Ministère des Affaires Etrangères)
02/1994 - 05/1995CIES Fellowship (Centre International des Étudiants et Stagiaires)
05/1994The International Precious Metals Institute Award
09/1990 - 02/1991Catherine Innes Ireland Fellowship (Harvard-Radcliffe)
06/1990 - 08/1990ICI International Fellow (ICI Americas)
06/1990Danforth Teaching Award (Harvard University)