Associate Professor

Scott HopkinsDepartment of Chemistry
University of Waterloo
Waterloo, ON, Canada
N2L 3G1

Office: 001 (519) 888 4567 x 33022
Fax: 001 (519) 746 0435
E-mail: scott.hopkins@uwaterloo.ca

Executive Summary

  • Canadian citizen, b. 1979
  • Associate Professor of Physical Chemistry, University of Waterloo (2017-present)
  • Assistant Professor of Physical Chemistry, University of Waterloo (2011-2016)
  • Research interests in structure & reactivity of gas-phase nanoclusters and complexes
  • Co-organizer of Annual Waterloo Symposium on Chemical Physics (2011-present)
  • Member-at-large, Executive Committee PTC Division of the Canadian Society for Chemistry (2016-present)
  • Ramsay Memorial Fellow, University of Oxford (2008-2010)
  • Chemistry lecturer & director of studies, Murray Edwards College, University of Cambridge (2008-2009)

Employment History

2017 - present

Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry, University of Waterloo

 

2011 - 2016

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry, University of Waterloo

 

2011

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Department of Chemistry, University of Oxford

 

2008 - 2010

Ramsay Memorial Fellow
Department of Chemistry, University of Oxford

 

2008 - 2009

Chemistry Lecturer & Director of Studies
Murray Edwards College, University of Cambridge

 

2007 - 2008

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge

 

2006 - 2007

Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Chemistry, Queen's University

 

Education

2009 - 2010

Building a Business Lecture Series
Said Business School, University of Oxford

 

2001 - 2006

Ph.D. Spectroscopy (1st Class Honours)
Department of Chemistry, University of New Brunswick

 

1997 - 2001

B.Sc. Chemistry (Honours Co-op)
Department of Chemistry, University of New Brunswick

 

1992 - 1997

High School Graduate
Harriot Curtis Collegiate, St. Anthony, Newfoundland

Awards & Honours

2017

Early Research Award by the Province of Ontario

 

2016

International Mass Spectrometry Conference Invited Lecture

2016

Canadian Society for Chemistry Invited Lecture

2016

European Journal of Organic Chemistry Cover Article

2016

JACS paper highlighted in Chemical & Engineering News

2016

Journal of the American Chemical Society Cover Article

2015

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics Cover Article

2015

Analyst Cover Article

2015

Molecular Physics Cover Article

2015

Journal of Physical Chemistry A Cover Article

2015

University of Waterloo Outstanding Performance Award

2014

Journal of Physical Chemistry A Cover Article

2014

UW Periodic Table Teaching Award

2013

University of Waterloo University Research Chair

 

2012

Canadian Society for Chemistry Invited Lecture

 

2012

Fibre-optic Pickup highlighted in Nature Photonics

 

2010

British Institute of Physics Invited Lecture

 

2008 - 2010

Ramsay Memorial Fellow (University of Oxford)

 
2007

Queen's University Postdoctoral Travel Award

 

2006

University of New Brunswick Award for Merit in Chemistry

 

2000 - 2006

University of New Brunswick Dean's List for Academic Distinction

 

2002

University of New Brunswick Board of Governor's Award

 

1997

Humber - St. Barbe Electoral District Scholarship

 

1997

University of New Brunswick Entrance Scholarship

 
Affiliation: 
University of Waterloo

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