Professor Garg received his B.S. degree in 2000 from New York University, and his PhD in 2005 from the California Institute of Technology. After training as an NIH postdoctoral scholar at the University of California, Irvine, he joined the faculty at UCLA in 2007. In 2012, he was appointed as Vice Chair for Education. In 2013, Professor Garg was promoted to full Professor.
Professor Neil Garg was recently named the inaugural Kenneth N. Trueblood Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Professor Garg is teaching Organic Chemistry II at Baylor University during the Spring 2019 semester.