Professor Chris Willis awarded by the Royal Society of Chemistry
23 May 2018
In recognition of her outstanding service on numerous Royal Society of Chemistry committees over more than 25 years, Chris has been awarded an RSC 2018 Award for Service
The Royal Society of Chemistry Awards for Service and our Inspirational Member Awards recognise those who have gone the extra mile to support their work.
Chris has served the Royal Society of Chemistry in many capacities, beginning as secretary to the young Bio-organic Subject Group, and has served on numerous Royal Society of Chemistry committees, including the Perkin Council. She chaired and oversaw allocation of research fund grants for two years, and served on the joint RSC/EPSRC committee on the future of chemistry. She has recently completed three years as chair of the Heterocyclic and Synthesis Group, overseeing the organization of two highly successful “Lakeland Conferences”. She is currently an elected member of Organic Division Council.