Douglass F. Taber
has a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from Columbia University in 1974 (G. Stork) and spent a postdoctoral year at the University of Wisconsin (B.M. Trost). He is currently Professor of Chemistry at the University of Delaware and has published more than 150 research papers on organic synthesis and organometallic chemistry. Professor Taber is the author of Spectroscopic Structure Determination: A Problem-Based Learning Approach, Oxford University Press, 2007.