SciFinder Future Leaders


Building a thriving career in science requires a solid foundation. So when you have the opportunity of a lifetime to acquire key elements of success, you don’t pass it up.

In August 2017, this select group of international Ph.D. students and postdoctoral researchers will build their careers, help shape the future of research information and experience the 254th ACS National Meeting & Exposition in Washington, DC.

  • Lisa Alcock, Flinders University, Australia
  • Alyssa-Jennifer Avestro, Durham University, United Kingdom
  • Nicola L. Bell, The University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Alice Chang, California Institute of Technology, United States
  • Xiaoxia Chang, Tianjin University, China
  • Morgan J. Cichon, The Ohio State University, United States
  • Craig Fraser, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • Wai Chung Fu, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
  • Minjia Hu, University of Alberta, Canada
  • Elisa Ivry, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
  • Torsten John, Leipzig University, Germany, Leibniz Institute of Surface Modification, Germany, and Monash University, Australia
  • Sanaz Khorasani, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
  • Youngjin Kim, Seoul National University, South Korea
  • Nacole King, National Institute of Standards and Technology, United States
  • Jeffrey Y. W. Mak, Institute for Molecular Bioscience, The University of Queensland, Australia
  • Caitlyn Mills, Northeastern University, United States
  • Biswajit Mondal, Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, India
  • Gaston Richelle, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Michael D. Schulz, California Institute of Technology, United States
  • Magaret Sivapragasam, Centre of Research in Ionic Liquids, Universiti Teknologi Petronas, Malaysia
  • Andy Tay, University of California, Los Angeles, United States
  • Gabriela D. Tormet-Gonzalez, University of Campinas, Brazil
  • Galina Viryasova, Moscow State University, Russia
  • Jie Wang, East China University of Science and Technology, China
  • Masafumi Yanase, University of Tokyo, Japan

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