Anthony Bishop Receives Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award

December 2, 2010

Anthony Bishop, associate professor of chemistry, is one of just six chemistry professors nationwide to receive a 2010 Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award. The award provides Bishop with a $60,000 unrestricted grant that will be used for project titled “Target-Specific Control of Protein Tyrosine Phosphatase (PTP) Activity: Chemical-Genetic Tools for the Study of PTP-Mediated Cell Signaling.”

Professional and Biographical Information


Ph.D., Princeton University (2000)
B.A., University of California, San Diego (1993)

Teaching Interests

I teach courses in Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Chemical Biology.

Awards and Honors

National Institutes of Health, National Institute of General Medical Sciences, AREA Award, 2005, 2009, 2012, and 2016.

The Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation, Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award, 2010.