David N. Harpp is the Macdonald Professor of Chemistry and Tomlinson Chair in Science Education at McGill University. His research interests are centered on organosulfur and selenium molecules, teaching innovations, and academic integrity issues. He has published over 230 research articles in refereed journals including over 20 on teaching. He was instrumental in the creation of McGill's Office for Science and Society and the COOL (COursesOnLine) system of lecture-capture at McGill (2000) enabling tens of thousands of McGill undergraduates to view recorded classes. In addition to having made nearly 600 presentations at conferences, Universities, schools and interest groups, he has received over a dozen local, national and international awards for research, teaching and science promotion. These include the inaugural American Chemical Society’s Edward Leete Award for Excellence in Teaching and Research (1995) and the inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award for Leadership in Learning at McGill University (2010) and two honorary doctorate degrees (Acadia University, (2000) and University of Guelph, (2012).
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Email: David [dot] harpp [at] mcgill [dot] ca