L. Keith Woo

L. Keith Woo

  • Professor Emeritus



  • B.S., Harvey Mudd College
  • Ph.D., Standford University

L. Keith Woo, professor, received his B.S. degree from Harvey Mudd College. Following a Thomas J. Watson Fellowship in England, he attended Stanford University where he received his Ph.D. He spent two years as a postdoctoral research associate at the University of Wisconsin-Madison prior to joining Iowa State University. He is the recipient of a Presidential Young Investigator Award and a Camille and Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award. He has also served as a visiting professor at the University of Auckland, New Zealand and as a visiting scientist at The Scripps Research Institute. The Iowa Board of Regents recognized his work with a Faculty Excellence Award in 2016.