Tirrell, Matthew

Tirrell

Professor of the Graduate School, Bioengineering
Professor Emeritus, Materials Science & Engineering
Pritzker Director, Institute for Molecular Engineering, University of Chicago 

mvtirrell@nullberkeley.edu

 

 

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Education:
1973     B.S. Chemical Engineering, Northwestern University
1977     Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, University of Massachusetts

Professional Experience:
University of California, Berkeley – Professor of Chemical Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering, Professor and Chair of Bioengineering, 2009 – present
University of California, Santa Barbara Professor, Chemical Engineering, Materials Richard A. Auhll Professor and Dean, College of Engineering 1999- 2009
University of Minnesota Head of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science 1995-99
University of Minnesota Earl E. Bakken Professor of Biomedical Engineering 1993-97
University of Minnesota Professor (Acting Head, 1992-93) 1985-99
University of Minnesota Shell Distinguished Chair in Chemical Engineering 1986-91
University of Minnesota Associate Professor 1981-85
University of Minnesota Assistant Professor 1977-81
University of Massachusetts Teaching and Research Assistant 1973-77
Cincinnati Milacron Chemicals, Inc (cooperative education program) 1970-72 

Major Awards:
2002     Turner Alfrey Lectures, Michigan Molecular Institute
2004     Chemcon Distinguished Speaker, AIChE/IIChE
2004     W.N. Lacey Lectureship in Chemical Engineering California Institute of Technology
2005     ICI Distinguished Lectures, University of Alberta
2005     Le Prix Dedale de la Societe Francaise d’Adhesion
2005     NSF Engineering Distinguished Lecture
2009     Chevalier dans l’Ordre des Palmes Academiques