David Bryce is a native of Ottawa and has been on faculty in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Ottawa since 2005. He completed his BSc (honours) at Queen’s University (1998), his PhD at Dalhousie University (2002), and an NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowship at the NIH (2003-04). He has co-authored 100 publications in the areas of solid-state NMR, biomolecular NMR, and quantum chemistry, with applications to inorganic materials, polymorphism, NMR crystallography, and weak non-covalent interactions. He currently serves as chair of the Steering Committee of the National Ultrahigh-Field NMR Facility for Solids, as a section editor (Magnetic Resonance and Molecular Spectroscopy) of the Canadian Journal of Chemistry, and as associate editor of Solid State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance. Past recognition includes a University of Warwick Institute for Advanced Studies Visiting Fellowship (2014), the CNC/IUPAC Travel Award (2011), the University of Ottawa Young Researcher Award (2010), an Ontario Early Researcher Award (2006), the John Charles Polanyi Prize in Chemistry (2005), an NIH Fellow’s Award for Research Excellence (2004), the CAGS/UMI Distinguished Dissertation Award (2003), and the NSERC Doctoral Prize (2003). He is a past section co-chair (physical and analytical chemistry) of the NSERC Discovery Grants Chemistry Evaluation Group.
University of Ottawa