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 and Biochemistry, very different subjects to be sure, but wonderfully interconnected-and both are a lot of fun.

Awards and Honors

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