Meet Uttam

Meet Uttam

Uttam Tambar Ph.D.

Uttam K. Tambar

Associate Professor
W. W. Caruth, Jr. Scholar in Biomedical Research
UT Southwestern Medical Center

Uttam’s CV

Educational Experience:

  • A.B. Magna Cum Laude in Chemistry & Physics, Harvard University 2000 (Cynthia Friend and Stuart Schreiber)
  • Ph.D., California Institute of Technology 2006 (Brian Stoltz)
  • NIH Postdoctoral Fellow, Columbia University 2006-2009 (James Leighton)

Honors and Awards:

  • Sloan Foundation Research Fellowship (2013)
  • NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award (2012)
  • Thieme Chemistry Journal Award (2012)
  • Stereochemistry GRC Chair’s Award for Exceptional Accomplishments in Chemistry (2008)
  • NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein NRSA Postdoctoral Fellowship (2006-2009)
  • American Chemical Society Travel Grant from Division of Medicinal Chemistry (2008)
  • National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship (2001-2004)