Scott E. Schaus

Professor Scott Schaus

Professor Scott Schaus

Degrees and Positions


  • B.A. in Chemistry (summa cum laude, with Distinction), Boston University, 1995
  • Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry, Harvard University, 1999


  • NSF CAREER Award, 2004-2009
  • Research Innovation Award, Research Corporation, 2002-2004
  • National Institutes of Health Postdoctoral Fellow, 1999-2001
  • Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellow, 1995-1999
  • Phi Beta Kappa, 1994


The research conducted in the Schaus Group includes the development of asymmetric catalytic reactions for synthesis, new methodologies for library synthesis, and drug target identification and validation.

Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry
Associate Professor of Pharmacology, Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Boston University School of Medicine
Associate Professor, Bioinformatics Program
Associate Professor, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, and Biochemistry Program
LSE 1007
Phone: 617.353.2489
Fax: 617-353-6466
Office Hours: By appointment