CV

CV of Dr Paul Murray

Employment history

  • Paul Murray Catalysis Consulting Ltd, Founder and Director.
  • CatScI Ltd, Founder and Chief Scientific Officer.
  • AstraZeneca, various chemical development roles up to Associate Principal Scientist.

Skills and Training

  • Catalysis including the design of new shorter synthetic routes.
  • Multivariate Data Analysis and advanced Design of Experiments.
  • Organic chemical synthesis and process development.
  • Reaction improvement by understanding the mechanism, kinetics and impurity formation of the chemistry.
  • Situation appraisal, problem solving and decision making.
  • SolventĀ  and ligand selection by mapping the chemical space.

Education

  • PhD Chemistry, Trinity College Dublin;
    • The synthesis of selected heterocyclic compounds as potential inhibitors of O6-alkylguanine-DNA-alkyltransferase.
  • BA (Hon.) Natural Science (Chemistry), Trinity College Dublin.

Memberships

  • The Society of the Chemical Industry.
  • The Royal Society of Chemistry.
  • Current Chariman of the Applied Catalysis Group.
  • The American Chemical Society.
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