Stauffer Lecture Series

About the John Stauffer Lecturer Series: In 1993, the Department of Chemistry received a generous gift from the Stauffer Foundation to endow an annual lecture series. The Stauffer Lectures have been very successful and are always widely attended. Previous presenters have included Professors Richard Smalley, Gregory Petsko, Jean-Marie Lehn, Jeremy Berg, George Whitesides, Ahmed Zewail, Alan Fersht, Harry B. Gray, Robert Silbey, Roger Tsien, Martin Karplus, Carl Lineberger, Jean Fréchet, Mark Ratner, Robin Hochstrasser, Erick Carreira, John Bercaw, Daniel G. Nocera, Charles Lieber, François Diederich, Mark Johnson, JoAnne Stubbe, Scott E. Denmark, Sharon Hammes-Schiffer, and, most recently, Jacqueline Barton. Questions: Please contact: chemistry-events [at] stanford.edu

Upcoming Events

April
24
Date
Monday, April 24, 2023, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Location TBA
Host: Todd Martinez
April
25
Date
Tuesday, April 25, 2023, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Location TBA
Host: Todd Martinez

Past Events

Date
Thursday, February 17, 2022, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location:
Zoom
26th Annual Stauffer Lectureship (Day 2 of 2): Professor Phil Baran, Scripps Research (Host: Noah Burns) **This seminar is only available for virtual attendance.** "Simp
Date
Wednesday, February 16, 2022, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location:
Zoom
26th Annual Stauffer Lectureship (Day 1 of 2): Professor Phil Baran, Scripps Research (Host: Noah Burns) **This seminar is only available for virtual attendance.** "Simp
Date
Thursday, January 28, 2021, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location:
Zoom
25th Annual Stauffer Lectureship (Day 2 of 2): Professor Jacqueline Barton, Caltech (Hosts: Ed Solomon & Keith Hodgson) About the Talk "Targeting DNA Mismatching" Def
Date
Tuesday, January 26, 2021, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location:
Zoom
25th Annual Stauffer Lectureship (Day 1 of 2): Professor Jacqueline Barton, Caltech (Hosts: Ed Solomon & Keith Hodgson) About the Talk "Signaling Through DNA" Double
Date
Thursday, April 2, 2020, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Location:
Sapp Center Lecture Hall
CANCELED: 25th Annual Stauffer Lectureship (Day 2 of 2): Professor Jacqueline Barton, Caltech (Host: Ed Solomon) About the Talk "Targeting DNA Mismatches” De
Date
Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Location:
Sapp Center Lecture Hall
 CANCELED: 25th Annual Stauffer Lectureship (Day 1 of 2): Professor Jacqueline Barton, Caltech (Host: Ed Solomon)  About the Talk “Signaling through DNA” Dou
Date
Thursday, May 16, 2019, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Location:
Sapp Center Lecture Hall
24th Annual Stauffer Lectureship (Day 2 of 2): Professor Sharon Hammes-Schiffer, Yale University (Host: Lynette Cegelski and Tom Markland) About the Seminar "Multicomponent Quant
Date
Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Location:
Sapp Center Lecture Hall
24th Annual Stauffer Lectureship (Day 1 of 2): Professor Sharon Hammes-Schiffer, Yale University (Host: Lynette Cegelski and Tom Markland) About the Seminar "Proton-Coupled Elect
Date
Thursday, February 15, 2018, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Location:
Sapp Center Lecture Hall
23rd Annual Stauffer Lectureship (Day 2 of 2): Professor Scott Denmark (Host: Carolyn Bertozzi) "Lewis Base Activation of Lewis Acids: An Evolving Paradigm for Catalysis in Main Group Che
Date
Tuesday, February 13, 2018, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Location:
Sapp Center Lecture Hall
23rd Annual Stauffer Lectureship (Day 1 of 2): Professor Scott Denmark (Host: Carolyn Bertozzi)   "Transmetalation in the Suzuki-Miyaura Cross-Coupling Reaction: Mechanistic Insi