David Waldeck Named a 2020 ACS Fellow

  • By Jenny Stein
  • 3 August 2020

David Waldeck, Professor in Chemistry at Pitt, was selected as one of the 2020 American Chemical Society (ACS) Fellows. The ACS Fellows program began in 2009 as a way to recognize ACS members for outstanding achievements in and contributions to science, the profession, and ACS. 

With regard to his science and profession, Dave is recognized for his fundamental contributions to the understanding of electron and spin transfer in molecules and their assemblies; and the positive impact of his administrative leadership and mentorship of junior colleagues. As a PQI Executive Committee member, Dave has participated in many of the decisions to shape PQI into what it is today. Further, Dave is recognized for leadership and service in promoting scientific research across age groups, from senior researchers to high-school students, and communities, from international conferences to local and regional venues.

The ACS Fellows will be honored at the ACS Fall 2020 National Meeting & Expo in San Francisco.

Hats off to you, Dave!