Morken Research Group Former Members:

GRADUATE STUDENTS

Taylor, Steven, Ph.D. 2002
Boehringer-Ingelheim, Research Scientist

Mascarenhas, Cheryl, Ph.D. 2002
Benedictine University, Chicago, Associate Professor

Danek, Shelley, Ph.D. 2003
Marshall, Gerstein & Borun, LLP, Patent Agent

Miller, Steven, Ph.D. 2003
Merck, Research Scientist

Duffey, Matthew, Ph.D. 2003
Patent Specialist, Michael Best, LLP

Russell, Albert, Ph.D. 2003
Tuskegee University, Associate Professor

Morgan, Jeremy, Ph.D. 2004
UNC Wilmington, Associate Professor

Fuller, Nathan, Ph.D. 2005
AstraZeneca, Research Scientist

Evans, Michael, Ph.D. 2005
Ashland, Inc., Research Scientist

Sieber, Josh, Ph.D. 2008
Boehringer Ingelheim, Research Scientist

Burks, Heather, Ph.D. 2008
Novartis, Research Scientist

Kliman, Laura, Ph.D. 2011
Coskata, Research Chemist

Brozek, Laura, Ph.D. 2011
Foley Hoag, LLP, Technology Specialist

Zhang, Ping, Ph.D. 2012
Novartis, Research Scientist

Kyne, Robert, Ph.D. 2012
Celgene, Scientist II

Ely, Robert, Ph.D. 2012
Medivation, Scientist II

Ferris, Grace, Ph.D. 2013
Harvard University, Preceptor

Cho, Hee Yeon, Ph.D. 2013 (Joint with L. T. Scott)
Loyola University Chicago, Assistant Professor

Mlynarski, Scott, Ph.D. 2014
AstraZeneca, Research Scientist

Le, Hai, Ph.D. 2014
Adesis, Research Scientist

Ardolino, Michael, Ph.D. 2014
Merck Boston, Senior Scientist

Schuster, Christopher, Ph.D. 2014
Merck Rahway, Research Scientist

Yu, Zhiyong, Ph.D. 2014
Incyte Pharmaceuticals, Research Scientist

Hong, Kai, Ph.D. 2015
The Scripps Research Institute, Postdoc with Jin-Quan Yu

Coombs, John R., Ph.D. 2015
Bristol-Myers Squibb
, Research Scientist

Blaisdell, Tom, Ph.D. 2015
Enanta Pharmaceuticals, Research Scientist

Potter, Bowman, Ph.D. 2018 (expected)
BAE Systems, Research Scientist

Eno, Meredith, Ph.D. 2017
EMD-Serono, Scientist
I - Medicinal Chemistry

Zhang, Liang, Ph.D. 2017
MIT, Postdoc with Stephen Buchwald

Liu, Xun, Ph.D. 2018
Incyte Pharmaceuticals, Research Investigator

Szymaniak, Adam, Ph.D. 2018
Enanta Pharmaceuticals, Research Scientist

Edelstein, Emma, Ph.D. 2018
Merck Boston, Research Scientist

 

 


Wright, Sonya, M.S. 1999
U.S. Patent Office, Patent Examiner

Townes, Jennifer, M.S. 2001
Proctor and Gamble, Research Scientist

Aurisset, Pauline, M.S. 2002

Kalendra, Diane, M.S. 2004
GlaxoSmithKline, Research Chemist

Nepveux, Joe, M.S. 2004

Pelz, Nicholas, M.S. 2006
Inspire Pharmaceuticals, Research Chemist

Woodward, Angela, M.S. 2006
Serenex, Research Chemist

Ommen, Andy, M.S. 2006
Serenex, Research Chemist

Yao, Li, M.S. 2008
UMass Amherst

Chang, Weng, M.S. 2014

Caya, Thomas, M.S. 2014
Novartis, Research Chemist

Drake, Nathan, 2014

Batten, Amanda, M.S. 2015
Gilead, Research Chemist

Annis, Alexandra, M.S. 2015
GlobalData, Healthcare Analyst

Deaton, T. Max, M.S. 2017

POST DOCTORATES

Zhao, Cunxiang, Postdoc 2000-2001
Kalypsys, Principal Scientist

LeTiran, Arnaud, Postdoc 2001-2003
Vertex Pharmacuticals, Research Scientist

Ballard, Eric, Postdoc 2002-2004
Tampa University, Assistant Professor

Kumar, Pavan, Postdoc 2002-2004
Gentara Pharmaceuticals, Research Scientist

Rao, Maddali, Postdoc 2002
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Assistant Professor

Trudeau, Stephane, Postdoc 2004-2005
OmegaChem, Research Scientist

Moran, Wes, Postdoc 2004-2005
University of Huddersfield, Assistant Professor

Ramirez, Armando, Postdoc 2007-2008

Wang, Bin, Postdoc 2008-2010
Enanta Pharmaceuticals, Scientist

Poe, Sarah, Postdoc 2009-2010
Warner Babcock Institute, Senior Scientist

Custar, Dan, Postdoc 2009-2011
Eisai Pharmaceuticals, Scientist

Sun, Chunrui, Postdoc 2013-2014
Merck, Research Scientist

Kamath, Anushree, Postdoc 2014-2015

Fang, Lichao, Postdoc 2014-2015
Novartis (Shanghai), Research Scientist

Shields, Jason, Postdoc 2015-2016
Astra Zeneca, Research Scientist