B.Sc., Bristol (1974); Ph.D., Bristol (M.L. Sinnott, 1977); Postdoctoral, Alberta (N.B. Madsen and B.D. Sykes, 1978-82); Fellow of the Chemical Institute of Canada; Merck, Sharpe and Dohme Award of the CIC (1989); Corday Morgan Medal of the Royal Society of Chemistry (1990); Rutherford Medal, Royal Society of Canada (1992), Khorana Chair of Biological Chemistry, UBC (1997), Hoffman LaRoche Award of the Canadian Society for Chemistry, 1998, Charmian Medal of the Royal Society of Chemistry, U.K., 2001, Whistler Award, International Carbohydrate Organisation, 2002. Scientific Director of the Protein Engineering Network of Centres of Excellence (PENCE)2000-05; Jacob Biely Faculty Research Prize (UBC) 2005; Finalist, NSERC Herzberg Award 2010; R.U. Lemieux Award for Research in Organic Chemistry (CSC) 2011; Director, Centre for High-Throughput Biology (CHiBi) 2008 - present; Canada Research Chair in Chemical Biology, 2008 - present; Fellow of the Royal Society of London, 2012.