David J. Cole-Hamilton FRSE, FRSC
David got his BSc (1971) and PhD (1975) in Edinburgh University.
After, he moved to London where he was a Postdoctoral Fellow (1974-5) and a Temporary Lecturer (1974-8) with Sir Geoffrey Wilkinson at the Imperial College.
Later on he moved to the University of Liverpool where he was appointed Lecturer (1978-83) and Senior Lecturer (1983-5).
Finally he moved to the University of St. Andrews where he was appointed Irvine Professor of Chemistry (1985-date).
Corday Morgan Medal and Prize of the RSC, 1983
Sir Edward Frankland Fellow of the RSC, 1984-85
Museums and Galleries Commission Award for Innovation in Conservation, 1995. Runner up and prize of £1000
RSC Industrial Award for Organometallic Chemistry, sponsored by Monsanto, 1998
Courtaulds International Prize for the best teacher in the Honours classes (St. Andrews), 1998
Tilden Lecturer of the RSC, 2000-2001
iAc Award of the IChemE, 2001, Runner-up
BP Chemicals Prize for the beast Teacher in the Honours Classes, 2001
Catalysis Society of South Africa, Eminent Visitor, 2004
Sir Geoffrey Wilkinson Prize Lectureship of the RSC, 2005-6
Elected F.R.S.C. 1986
Elected F.R.S.E. 1988
President Chemistry Section of the British Association for the Advancement of Science 1995
Chairman, Chemistry Sectional Committee, Royal Society of Edinburgh, 1993-5
Vice President of the Royal Society of Chemistry, Dalton Council, 1996-9
RSC Council, 2009-
Walker Memorial Lecturer, University of Edinburgh, 1987
Royal Society of Edinburgh Christmas Lecturer 1991
Royal Society of Chemistry Public Lecturer 1992-3
Bedson Lecturer, University ofNewcastle, 1993
Albright and Wilson Lecturer, Bristol University, 1996
Professeur Invité, University of Rennes I, 1989
Visiting Professor, Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, 1990-91
Visiting Professor, Kossuth Lajos University, Debrecen, Hungary, 1994
Visiting Professor, RWTH, Aachen, 2008
Professeur Invité, University of Lille, 2011
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