Former Members

Postdoctoral Fellows

Dr. Benjamin Shields
Dr. Benjamin Shields
(Postdoctoral fellow, 2020-2021)
Bristol-Myers Squibb, Research Investigator II, Cheminformatics
Dr. Alex Chinn
Dr. Alex Chinn
(Postdoctoral fellow, 2019-2020)
AstraZeneca
Dr. Marvin Parasram
Dr. Marvin Parasram
(Postdoctoral fellow, 2017-2020)
New York University, Assistant Professor
Dr. Talia Steiman
Dr. Talia Steiman
(Postdoctoral fellow, 2018-2020)
Snapdragon Chemistry, Scientist
Dr. Laura Ackerman
Dr. Laura Ackerman
(Postdoctoral fellow, 2016-2019)
Arizona State University, Assistant Professor
Dr. Christoph Heinz
Dr. Christoph Heinz
(Postdoctoral fellow, 2016-2018)
Bayer, Senior Scientist II
Dr. Brian Woods
Dr. Brian Woods
(Postdoctoral fellow, 2015-2017)
Assistant Professor of Chemistry at Saint Louis University
Dr. Candice Joe
Dr. Candice Joe
(Postdoctoral fellow, 2014–2016)
Bristol-Myers Squibb, Research Investigator II
Dr. Kimberly Choquette
Dr. Kimberly Choquette
(Postdoctoral fellow, 2013–2015)
Drew University, Visiting Assistant Professor
Dr. Marie-Gabrielle Braun
Dr. Marie-Gabrielle Braun
(Postdoctoral fellow, 2012–2013)
Genentech, Medicinal Chemist
Dr. Stephen Chau
Dr. Stephen Chau
(Postdoctoral fellow, 2011–2013)
AbbVie, Senior Research Chemist
Dr. Kevin Sylvester
Dr. Kevin Sylvester
(Postdoctoral fellow, 2010–2012)
PPG Industries, Research Chemist

Graduate Students

Dr. Will Sii Hong Lau
Dr. Will Sii Hong Lau
(Graduate student, 2017-2022)
Principal Scientist, HTE Medicinal Chemistry at Novartis
Dr. Stephen Ting
Dr. Stephen Ting
(Graduate student, 2017-2022)
Scripps Research, Postdoctoral Researcher, Shenvi Lab
Dr. Stavros Kariofillis
Dr. Stavros Kariofillis
(Graduate student, 2017-2022)
Columbia University, Postdoctoral Researcher, Rovis Lab
Dr. Jesus I. Martinez Alvarado
Dr. Jesus I. Martinez Alvarado
(Graduate student, 2016-2021)
Cornell University, Postdoctoral Researcher, Lin Lab
John Park, MA
John Park, MA
(Graduate student, 2017-2020)
Dr. Meredith (Mia) Borden
Dr. Meredith (Mia) Borden
(Graduate student, 2015-2020)
UNC Chapel Hill, Postdoctoral Researcher, Leibfarth Lab
Dr. Benjamin Shields
Dr. Benjamin Shields
(Graduate student, 2015-2020)
Bristol-Myers Squibb, Research Investigator II, Cheminformatics
Dr. Eric Webb
Dr. Eric Webb
(Graduate student, 2015-2020)
University of Michigan, Postdoctoral Researcher, Scott Lab (PET Chemistry)
Junyi Liu, MA
Junyi Liu, MA
(Graduate student, 2016-2019)
Dr. Jesús Estrada
Dr. Jesús Estrada
(Graduate student, 2014-2019)
Merck, Senior Scientist
Alyssa Ertel
Alyssa Ertel
(Graduate student, 2017-2019)
Cornell University Law School
Dr. Matthew Nielsen
Dr. Matthew Nielsen
(Graduate student, 2013-2018)
Research Scientist at Solvay Specialty Polymers
Dr. Patrick Lutz
Dr. Patrick Lutz
(Graduate student, 2012-2017)
University of Michigan, Postdoctoral Researcher, McNeil Lab
Dr. Derek Ahneman
Dr. Derek Ahneman
(Graduate student, 2012-2017)
IBM, Advanced Analytics Data Scientist
Dr. Kevin Wu
Dr. Kevin Wu
(Graduate student, 2011–2017)
Scripps Research Institute, Postdoctoral Researcher, Yu Lab
Dr. Erin Gray
Dr. Erin Gray
(Graduate student, 2011–2016)
Washington and Lee University, Assistant Professor
Dr. Kevin Arendt
Dr. Kevin Arendt
(Graduate student, 2011–2016)
GlaxoSmithKline, Investigator, Discovery Platform Chemistry
Dr. Jason Shields
Dr. Jason Shields
(Graduate student, 2010–2015)
AstraZeneca
Dr. Dennis Chung-Yang Huang
Dr. Dennis Chung-Yang Huang
(Graduate student, 2010–2015)
Humboldt Universitat, Postdoctoral Researcher, Hecht Lab
Dr. Thomas Graham
Dr. Thomas Graham
(Graduate student, 2009–2014)
Merck, Senior Scientist, Translational Biomarkers Group
Frederick Lambert
Frederick Lambert
(Graduate student, 2012–2014)
Harvard School of Dental Medicine
Dr. Matthew Katcher
Dr. Matthew Katcher
(Graduate student, 2008–2013)
AbbVie, Senior Scientist, Discovery Chemistry and Technology
Dr. Julia Kalow
Dr. Julia Kalow
(Graduate student, 2008–2013)
Northwestern University, Assistant Professor
Dr. Daniel Nielse
Dr. Daniel Nielse
(Graduate student, 2008–2013)
Phillips 66, Associate Scientist
Travis Shaw
Travis Shaw
(Graduate student, 2010–2011)
Bocarsly/Schwartz Lab, Princeton University
Allen Sha
Allen Sha
(Graduate student, 2009–2011)
L’Oréal, Chemist
Roger Swartz
Roger Swartz
(Graduate student, 2008-2009)

Undergraduate Students

Amanuella Mengiste
Amanuella Mengiste
(Undergraduate student, 2016-2018)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Jake Essman
Jake Essman
(Undergraduate student, 2015-2018)
Harvard University
Blake Feldman
Blake Feldman
(Undergraduate student, 2016-2017)
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Sonya Karchemskiy
Sonya Karchemskiy
(Undergraduate student, 2013–2015)
Victoria Chung
Victoria Chung
(Undergraduate student, 2012–2014)
Matthew Landry
Matthew Landry
(Undergraduate student, 2011–2013)
Genentech (PhD at Stanford University, Burns Lab)
Dana Schmitt
Dana Schmitt
(Undergraduate student, 2011–2012)
Henry Moss
Henry Moss
(Undergraduate student, 2011–2012)
Jae Kim
Jae Kim
(Undergraduate student, 2010)

Visiting Students

Andrea Stegner
Andrea Stegner
(Visiting Masters Student from LMU Munich, 2018)
Currently graduate student at Caltech, Reisman Lab
Dr. Erin Stache
Dr. Erin Stache
(Visiting Graduate Student, 2015-2018)
Cornell University, Assistant Professor
Orestes Riera
Orestes Riera
(Undergraduate student, Summer 2017)
Nacho Vergara Panzone
Nacho Vergara Panzone
(Undergraduate student from UIUC, Summer 2017)
Ricky Williams
Ricky Williams
(High school student, 2017)