Prizes, Awards and Honors





Honorary Degrees

Selected Professional Activities

Position - Years - Journal

Co-Founder; Co-Editor-in-Chief (w/ S.L. Schreiber) 1994-pres. Chemistry and Biology

Board of Consulting Editors 1992-pres. Tetrahedron
Board of Consulting Editors 1992-pres. Tetrahedron Letters
Board of Consulting Editors 1992-pres. Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters
Board of Consulting Editors 1993-pres. Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry

Editorial Advisory Board 1990-2001 Synlett
Editorial Advisory Board 1990-2001 Synthesis
Editorial Advisory Board 2000-2010 ChemBioChem
Editorial Advisory Board 2001-pres. Current Cancer Drug Targets
Editorial Advisory Board 2004-pres. Chemistry & Biodiversity
Editorial Advisory Board 2005-pres. Bulletin of the Chemical Society of Japan
Editorial Advisory Board 2011-pres. ChemistryOpen

Editorial Board 1978-1988 Prostaglandins Leukotrienes and Medicine
Editorial Board 1992-1995 Accounts of Chemical Research
Editorial Board 1993-1999 Carbohydrate Letters
Editorial Board 1994-pres. Chemistry - A European Journal
Editorial Board 1994-2000 Perspectives in Drug Discovery and Design
Editorial Board 1995-1997, 1999-2001, 2005-2007 Indian Journal of Chemistry Section-B
Editorial Board 1996-1997 Index Chemicus
Editorial Board 1996-1998 European Chemistry Chronicle
Editorial Board 1997-2005 Current Opinion in Chemical Biology
Editorial Board 1998-2002 IDrug
Editorial Board 2007-2008 International Journal of Oncology
Editorial Board 2004-pres. Topics in Heterocyclic Chemistry (Series)

International Advisory Board 1994-pres. Angewandte Chemie International
Advisory Board 1994-1997 Contemporary Organic Synthesis International
Advisory Board 1997-2002 Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkins I International
Advisory Board 2003-2006 Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry International
Advisory Board 2003-2009 QSAR & Combinatorial Science International
Advisory Board 2006-pres. Chemistry - An Asian Journal International
Editorial Board 2010-pres. Israel Journal of Chemistry

Regional Advisory Board 1989-1997. J. Chem. Soc., Chemical Communications
Regional Advisory Board 1991-1996 J. Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions I

Membership in Professional Organizations

American Philosophical Society
German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina
National Academy of Science (USA)
American Chemical Society
American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Chemical Society of Japan
American Association for the Advancement of Science
Royal Society of Chemistry (London)
German Chemical Society
Israel Chemical Society
Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society
European Chemical Society


K.C. Nicolaou

KCN Awards

Photos of KC


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