Graduate Students

Damilola Ademola-GreenDamilola Ademola-Green (GS - Yr 1)
B.S. in Biochemistry, Hamline University, 2020

 

 

 

Jared AndersonJared Anderson (GS - Yr 2)
Trainee, NIH Chemistry-Biology Interface Training Grant (2020 - 2022)
B.S. in Chemistry, University of Colorado - Boulder, 2018

 

Anand DivakaranAnand Divakaran (GS - Yr 6)
UMN Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship (2020-2021)
Trainee, NIH Chemistry-Biology Interface Training Grant (2017 - 2019)
B.Sc. in Chemistry, Calvin College, 2013
 

Michael GrilloMichael Grillo (GS - Yr 5)
B.S. in Chemical Engineering, Michigan Technological University, 2016


 

Laura HirschLaura Hirsch (GS - Yr 1)
B.S. in Chemistry, University of Vermont, 2020


 

 

Katherine JonesKatherine Jones (GS - Yr 4)
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship (2019 - present)
B.S. in Chemistry, Creighton University, 2016
 


 

Samantha KennellySamantha Kennelly (GS - Yr 4)
B.A. in Chemistry, Hamline University, 2017
 

 

 

Jacob SawyerJacob Sawyer (GS - Yr 2)
B.S. in Chemistry, B.S. in Biochemistry, University of Minnesota - Duluth, 2019


 

Jian TangJian Tang (GS - Yr 5)
DOD PRCRP Horizon Award (2019 - present)
M.S. in Medicinal Chemistry, Guangzhou Institutes of Biomedicine and Health, Chinese Academy of Science, 2016 B.Eng. in Chemical Engineering, Qingdao University of Science and Technology, 2012
 

Mckenzie WyllieMckenzie Wyllie (GS - Yr 1)
B.S. in Biochemistry, San Diego State University, 2020

 

Research Associates

Ramkumar MoorthyRamkumar Moorthy, Ph.D.
Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry, North Dakota State University, 2016
M.S. in Chemistry, University of South Dakota, 2010
M.Sc. in Chemistry, Bharathidasan University, 2004
B.Sc. in Chemistry, Bharathidasan University, 2002
 

PassowKellan Passow, Ph.D.
Ph.D. in Medicinal Chemistry, University of Minnesota, 2020. Thesis: "Synthesis and Evaluation of Novel Nucleoside Analogues: Development of Fluorescent, Bioorthogonal, and Antiviral Tool Compounds"
3M Fellow, UMN (2014 - 2018)
Trainee, NIH Chemistry-Biology Interface Training Grant (2015 - 2017)
B.A. in Chemistry & Mathematics, St. Olaf College, 2014

Undergraduate and Professional Student Researchers

Nina HawkinsNina Hawkins
B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences Major, Purdue University, Class of 2023