CURRICULUM VITAE

J. C. Séamus Davis
J. G. White
Distinguished Professor
of Physical Sciences

Physics deptartment
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
607.254.8965 (office)
607.254.2260 (lab)

J. C. Séamus Davis
Senior Physicist
Condensed Matter Physics and
Materials Science Department

Brookhaven National Laboratory
Upton, NY 11973
631.344.3088 (lab)

J. C. Séamus Davis
SUPA Distinguished
Professor of Physics

School of Physics & Astronomy
St. Andrews University
St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland

 

Education / Experience / Appointments

  1979-1983 UCC, National University of Ireland, B. Sc. Physics 1983.
  1983-1989 University of California, Berkeley, Ph.D. Physics 1989.
  1983-1989 Graduate Research Assistant, U. of California, Berkeley.
  1990-1992 Postdoctoral Research Associate, U. of California, Berkeley.
  1993-1997 Assistant Professor of Physics, U. of California, Berkeley.
  1998-2002 Faculty Physicist, L. Berkeley National Laboratory, CA.
  1998-2000 Associate Professor of Physics, U. of California, Berkeley.
  2001-2002 Professor of Physics, U. of California, Berkeley.
  2003-2007 Professor of Physics, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.
  2007-present Senior Physicist, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY.
  2007-present SUPA Distinguished Professor of Physics, St. Andrews University, Scotland.
  2008-present

J.G. White Distinguished Professor, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.

  2009-2014 Director, DoE, Center for Emergent Superconductivity,
     

Lectureships

  2002 Ehrenfest Lecturer, University of Leiden, Netherlands.
  2008 Pagels Lecturer, Aspen Center for Physics, Aspen, CO, USA.
  2008 Loeb Lecturer in Physics, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA.
  2009 Einstein Lecturer, Weizmann Institute, Israel.
  2009 Visiting Lecturer, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  2009

Umezawa Lecturer, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada.

  2010

Von Borries Lecturer, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany.

  2011 Centenary Solvay Conference Delegate, Brussels, Belgium.
  2012 Pagels Lecturer for Aspen CfP 50th Anniversary, Aspen, CO, USA.
  2012 E. K. Adams Lecturer, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA.
  2013 CNAM Distinguished Lecturer, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA.
  2013 University Distinguished Lecturer, SUNY, Stony Brook, NY, USA.
  2014 Cabrera Distinguished Lecturer, Universidad Autonoma, Madrid, Spain.
  2014 PITP Public Lecturer, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  2015 Perimeter Institute Public Lecturer, PI, Waterloo, ON, Canada.
  2015 G. W. Boole Memorial Lecturer, University of College Cork, Cork, Ireland
  2015 A. O. Beckman Lecturer, University of Illinois, IL, USA
     

Awards / Honors / Fellowships

  1994 NSF National Young Investigator Award
  1994 Packard Fellow in Science and Engineering
  1996 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow
  2000 Miller Research Professor
  2000 Outstanding Performance Award, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  2004 Fellow of the UK Institute of Physics
  2005 Fellow of the American Physical Society
  2005 Fritz London Memorial Prize
  2009 H. Kammerling-Onnes Memorial Prize
  2010 Fellow Brockhouse Institute, McMaster University, ON, Canada
  2010 Member of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences (news on Cornell / BNL / St. Andrews)
  2013 Science & Technology Award, Brookhaven National Laboratory
  2013 National University of Ireland Honorary Doctorate (D. Sc.), Irelend
  2014 Moore Foundation EPiQS experimental investigator

Services (since 2010)

  1 Chairman - Advisory Committee, Quantum Materials Program,
Canadian Inst. For Advanced Research. 2013-2017.
  2 Director, 2009-2014; Executive Committee, 2014-today:
DOE Energy Frontier Research Center for Emergent Superconductivity (CES).
  3 Member, Physics Visiting Committee: Harvard University,
Johns Hopkins University, University of Southern California 2009/2015.
  4 Scientific advisory committee, Quantum Materials Institute, UBC 2015-today
  5 Chairman, Simon Memorial Prize Committee, 2013-today.
  6 Member, European Research Council Advanced Grants evaluation: 2015-today
  7 Member Editor, Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences: 2011-today