Graduate Research Assistants

Joseph Burchick, Ph.D., Process Chemist at J-STAR Research.

Humair OmerPh.D., Postdoctoral Fellow, Professor Donald Watson, Department of Chemistry, University of Delaware. 

Lauren Parrette Burrows, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow, NETL, Pittsburgh. 

Paul JacksonPh.D., Solvay.

Sarah WellsPh.D., Lecturer University of North Carolina-Charolotte, NC.

Justin Proto, M.S.

Alexander Berne, M.S. Sr. Assoc. Scientist, Pfizer.

Laura KocsisPh.D., Mellon Fellow, Manager, Polymer Synthesis Group, Bridgestone Americas, Catalysis Group, Akron, OH.

Joshua M. Osbourn, Ph.D., Teaching Faculty at West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV. 

Adam D. Rosenberg, M.S., Radiochemist II, Nashville University Institute of Imaging, Nashville, TN.

Matthew M. Davis, M.S. Lab Coordinator, Manchester College, IN.

Jolie E. Deforrest, Ph.D., Jolie Lechner, Patent Counsel Janssen, Inc.

Thomas O. Painter, Ph.D., Principal Chemist, Nalco Champion, Sugar Land, TX.

Jennifer A. Loyer-Drew, M.S., Gilead Sciences, Inc. Seattle, WA.

Remond Moningka, M.S., Process Chemistry, Merck Pharmaceuticals, Kennilworth, NJ.

Jamie M. McCabe, Ph.D., Director, Kenilworth Discovery Process Chemistry Site-Lead, Merck Pharmaceuticals, Kennilworth, NJ.

Branko Mitasev, Ph.D., 2006 Mellon Fellow, Principal Scientist, Eisai Research Institute, North Reading, MA.

Christopher K. Wach, M.S., Lab Coordinator, Franklin College, Franklin, IN.

Alexander S. Bayden, Ph.D., Current position: IDEAYA Biosciences, Hamden, CT. 

Lingfeng You, Ph.D., Shanghai Hengrui Pharmaceutical Company, Shanghai, China.

Anthony D. Casarez, M.S., Novartis, San Francisco.

Prasan Tangyuenyongwatana, M.S., Graduate Study Director, Rangsit University, Bankok, Thailand.

Dong Gao, M.S., Lead Scientist at Mylan Pharmaceuticals, Morgantown, WV.

Kimberly D. Fisher, M.S., Professor at Bethany College, Bethany, WV.

Li Sha, M.S., Senior Associate Scientist, Astra-Zeneca, NJ.

Angela D. Kerekes, Ph.D., Principal Scientist (R5) Medicinal Chemistry, Summer 2018, Merck Pharmaceuticals, Kennilworth, NJ.

Honghe Wan, M.S., Bristol-Myers Squibb, Wallingford, CT.

Elizabeth A. Dingess-Hammond, M.S., Sr Director Chief Operations Officer, Legal at Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, IN.


Postdoctoral Associates

Melanie Charpenay, Ph.D., Evotec, Toulouse, France.

Erica Benedetti, Ph.D., CR2 CNRS researcher, Laboratoire de Chimie et Biochimie of the University Paris Descartes, Paris, France.

Kainan Zhang, Ph.D., Senior Chemist, Dow Chemical, Shanghai, China.

Bo Wen, Ph.D., Research Lab Specialist at Pharmacokinetics Core, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.

Francois Grillet, Ph.D., OmegaChem Inc. Quebec, Canada.

Chaofeng Wang, Ph.D., Sr. Scientist Johnson & Johnson.

Baptiste Manteau, Ph.D., Domain Therapeutics, Strasbourg, France.

Supriyo Mujumder, Ph.D., Bharat Petroleum Corp, India.

Daitao Chen, Ph.D., Scynexis, Inc., Durham, NC.

Bingli Yan, Ph.D., Sr. QA Sigma-Aldrich, St. Louis, MO.

Donald A. Probst, Ph.D., Scientist at Monsanto, St. Louis, MO.

Hongfeng Chen, Ph.D., VP Process WilmingtonPharmaTech Co.

Sang-phyo Hong, Ph.D., Research Scientist Coca-Cola, NJ.

Peter C. Sill, Ph.D., deceased.

Jianliang Lu, Ph.D., Promotion to Senior Investigator, Novartis Institute for BioMedical Research, Cambridge, MA.


Undergraduate Research Assistants

Greg Aaron, Vincent Barth, Angela Berry, Bobby Burches, Elizabeth Dingess, Patrick O’Donnell, Benjamin Eyer, Derek Hammond, Daniel Harki, Jason Hawkins, Nate Hendrik, Samuel Kim, Matthew Kluge, Melissa Kukowski, Jomei Liao, Mary Martucci, Joseph Minardi, Stephanie Moran, Ruchi Nagpal, Nick Naro, Thomas Painter, Katie Paris, Joshua Pogue, Brenden Rickards, Walter Rogal, Darla Seifried, Marina Sarcinella, Anne Sendecki, Jessica Sorick, Mark Sperry, Jennifer Sutton, Paul Zipper, Joseph Zubrow, and Allan Yue.