UCSF

Faculty Honors and Awards

2020

Yifan Cheng Election to the National Academy of Sciences
James Fraser Byers Award Lecture In Basic Science
James Fraser Inaugural W. H. and W. L. Bragg Prize awarded to James Fraser and Jean-Philippe Julien
Lily Jan Landis Award for Outstanding Mentorship
Lily Jan
20th Perl-UNC Neuroscience Prize Recipient
David Julius Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences
David Julius Kavli Prize in Neuroscience
Peter Walter UCSF Lifetime Achievement in Mentoring Award

2019

Yifan Cheng Election to the American Academy of Arts and Science
Seemay Chou PEW Scholar
Tejal Desai Elected to the National Academy of Inventors
David Julius Rosenstiel Basic Medical Sciences Award
Brian Shoichet Web of Science Top 1% Most Cited Investigators in Fields

2018

Yifan Cheng Christian B. Anfinsen Award, The Protein Society
Sophie Dumont UCSF Outstanding Faculty Mentorship Award
Sophie Dumont WICB Junior Award for Excellence in Research from ASCB
Martin Kampmann Ben Barres Early Career Acceleration Award (Chan Zuckerberg Initiative)
Aashish Manglik PEW Scholar
Andrej Sali Elected to the National Academy of Sciences
Peter Walter Breakthrough Prize in Life Science
Peter Walter Katherine Berkan Judd Award, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Peter Walter van Deenen Medal, Institute of Biomembranes, Utrecht University
Peter Walter National Academy of Medicine (elected Member), National Academy of Medicine

2017

Bo Huang Byers Award in Basic Science
Charles S. Craik American Academy of Arts and Sciences
David Julius Canada Gairdner International Award
David Julius Human Frontiers Science Program Nakasone Award
Brian Shoichet ASBMB DeLano Award for Computational Biosciences

2016

Sophie Dumont Margaret Oakley Dayhoff Award of the Biophysical Society
Sophie Dumont NSF CAREER Award
Tejal Desai National Academy of Medicine
Joe DeRisi National Academy of Medicine
Bo Huang ASCB Early Career Life Scientist Award
Adam Frost HHMI Investigator
Charles S. Craik Protein Society Emil Thomas Kaiser Award
Adam Abate Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers United States Office for Science and Technology Policy

2015

Yifan Cheng HHMI Investigator
Bill DeGrado Stein and Moore Award
Tejal Desai National Academy of Medicine
Martin Kampmann NIH New Innovator
Martin Kampmann  
Allen Distinguished Investigator Award (Paul G. Allen Family Foundation)
Sophie Dumont NIH New Innovator
Joe DeRisi American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Peter Walter Vilcek Prize, Vilcek Foundation
Jim Wells American Academy of Arts and Sciences

2014

Ron Vale National Academy of Medicine
Matthew Jacobson PharmD Dean's Innovation in Education
David Julius Kenneth S. Cole Award, Biophysical Society
Charles S. Craik National Academy of Inventors
Shawn Douglas Pew Scholar
James Fraser Packard Fellow
James Fraser Pew Scholar
James Fraser Searle Scholars Program
Peter Walter Shaw Prize in Life Science and Medicine
Peter Walter Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award
Joseph DeRisi Carty Award for the Advancement of Science - National Academy of Sciences

2013

Dyche Mullins HHMI Investigator
Adam Abate NSF CAREER Award
Bill DeGrado National Academy of Inventors
Sophie Dumont Searle Scholars Program
David Julius Paul Janssen Prize for Biomedical Research
Leor Weinberger NIH Pioneer Awards
Hana El Samad Allen Distinguished Investigator Award

2012

Matthew Jacobson QB3 Briding the Gap Award
David Julius Elected to the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies, USA
Ronald Vale Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award
Xiaokun Shu NIH New Innovator
Peter Walter Ernst Jung Prize for Medicine, The Jung Foundation
Peter Walter Paul Ehrlich and Ludwig Darmstaedter Prize, Ehrlich Foundation

2011

Bo Huang NIH New Innovator
Daniel Minor Weizmann Institute of Science, Feinberg Visiting Faculty Fellowship
Leor Weinberger Sloan Fellow in Computational Biology
Danica Fujimori NSF CAREER Award
Bo Huang, Danica Fujimori Searle Scholars Program
Peter Walter Otto-Warburg Prize, German Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Peter Walter Glenn Award for Research in Biological Mechanisms of Aging, Glenn Foundation

2010

Bo Huang Packard Fellow
David Julius Elected to the Hungarian Academy of Science (Honorary Member)
David Julius Passano Award
David Julius Prince of Asturias Prize for Technical and Scientific Research
Hiten Madhani Packard Fellow
Daniel Minor Fellow of the American Asthma Foundation
David Julius Shaw Prize in Life Science and Medicine
Danica Fujimori V Scholar Award
Wendell Lim Hans Neurath Award
Robert Fletterick Elected to the National Academy of Sciences

2009

Leor Weinberger NIH New Innovator
Peter Walter Stein and Moore Award
Nevan Krogan Searle Scholars Program
Hana El-Samad Packard Fellow
Nevan Krogan Keck Fellow
Joseph DeRisi Eli Lilly and Company Research Award
Kevan Shokat, Jonathan Weissman Elected to the National Academy of Sciences
Peter Walter E. B. Wilson Medal

2008

Leor Weinberger Pew Scholar
Jonathan Weissman Sackler Prize in Biophysics
Tanja Kortemme NSF CAREER Award
Wendell Lim HHMI Investigator
Joseph DeRisi Heinz Award
Robert Stroud Hans Neurath Award
Ken Dill Elected to the National Academy of Sciences

2007

David Julius Edward M. Scolnick Prize in Neuroscience, McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT
David Julius Inaugural Julius Axelrod Prize, Society for Neuroscience
David Julius Unilever Science Prize
David Julius W. Alden Spencer Award, Columbia Univ. Center for Neurobiology & Behavior
Daniel Minor Established Investigator, American Heart Association
Orion Weiner Searle Scholars Program
Christopher Voigt Packard Fellow
Wallace Marshall Keck Fellow
David Agard Elected to the National Academy of Sciences

2006

Matthew Jacobson UCSF School of Pharmacy Dean’s Recognition for Excellence in Teaching
David Julius Frederick W.L. Kerr Basic Science Research Award, American Pain Society
David Julius International Prize for Translational Neuroscience, Gertrud Reemtsma Foundation, Max Planck Society
Christopher Voigt Pew Scholar
Kevan Shokat Outstanding Mentor Award
Christopher Voigt NSF CAREER Award

2005

David Julius Elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Tanja Kortemme Sloan Fellow in Molecular Biology
Christopher Voigt Sloan Fellow in Computational Biology
Wallace Marshall Searle Scholars Program
Kevan Shokat, Joseph DeRisi HHMI Investigator

2004

Matthew Jacobson Sloan Fellow in Computational Biology
Matthew Jacobson NSF CAREER Award
Joseph DeRisi MacArthur 'Genius' Fellow
David Julius Elected to the National Academy of Sciences, USA
Daniel Minor McKnight Technological Innovations in Neuroscience Award
Jonathan Weissman Irving Sigal Young Investigator Award
Peter Walter Elected to the National Academy of Sciences

2003

David Julius Yngve Zotterman Prize of the Physiological Society, Stockholm, Sweden
James Wells Hans Neurath Award
Robert Stroud Elected to the National Academy of Sciences

2002

Daniel Minor Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow
Daniel Minor Searle Scholars Program
Daniel Minor Beckman Young Investigator Award
Daniel Minor March of Dimes, Basil O'Connor Scholar

2001

Joseph DeRisi Searle Scholars Program
David Julius Inaugural Perl-UNC Prize in Neuroscience, University of North Carolina
Daniel Minor McKnight Scholar in Neuroscience
Daniel Minor Rita Allen Scholar
Kevan Shokat Irving Sigal Young Investigator Award
Ronald Vale Elected to the National Academy of Sciences

2000

Jonathan Weissman HHMI Investigator

1999

Bill DeGrado Elected to the National Academy of Sciences
James Wells Elected to the National Academy of Sciences

1998

David Julius Inaugural Brook Byers Award in Basic Science, UCSF

1997

David Julius Syntex Prize in Receptor Pharmacology
Wendell Lim, Kevan Shokat, Jonathan Weissman Searle Scholars Program
Peter Walter HHMI Investigator

1995

Lily Jan Elected to the National Academy of Sciences
Carol Gross Elected to the National Academy of Sciences

1990

David Julius March of Dimes Basil O'Conner Research Award
David Julius McKnight Scholar in Neuroscience
David Julius NSF Presidential Young Investigator Award
David Julius PEW Scholar in Biomedical Sciences

1987

Ronald Vale Searle Scholars Program

1986

David Agard HHMI Investigator

1984

Lily Jan HHMI Investigator

1983

Peter Walter Searle Scholars Program

1982

David Agard Searle Scholars Program

1974

John Clements (Emeritus) Elected to the National Academy of Sciences