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Tim Egan

EDUCATION

1984-1988: PhD in bioinorganic chemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

1983: B.Sc.(Honours), First class (Chemistry), Department of Chemistry, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

1980-1982: B.Sc. (Chemistry and Advanced Chemistry), University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

 

POSTS HELD

2010-present: Jamison Professor of Inorganic Chemistry, University of Cape Town (UCT)

2006-2009: Professor, Department of Chemistry, UCT

2003-2005: Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, UCT

1999-2002: Senior Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, UCT

1996-1999: Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, UCT

1993-1996: Senior Medical Scientist, Department of Chemical Pathology, Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital, Cape Town.

1991-1993: Post-doctoral Research Associate, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, USA

1990-1991: Post-doc, Department of Chemical Pathology, Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital, Cape Town.

 

HONOURS

2016: Awarded the Gold Medal of the South African Chemical Institute (SACI)

2013: Awarded a Short-Term Invitation Fellowship by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)

2011: Elected Fellow of UCT

1999: Awarded the Distinguished Teacher Award of UCT

1995: Bayer-Miles Senior Researcher Award for the best paper in Clinical Biochemistry in South Africa for 1994