Graduate Students

Jared AndersonJared Anderson (GS - Yr 3)
American Chemical Society, Division of Medicinal Chemistry, Predoctoral Fellow (2022-2023)
Trainee, NIH Chemistry-Biology Interface Training Grant (2020 - 2022)
B.S. in Chemistry, University of Colorado - Boulder, 2018


Michael GrilloMichael Grillo (GS - Yr 6)
B.S. in Chemical Engineering, Michigan Technological University, 2016


Laura HirschLaura Hirsch (GS - Yr 2)
B.S. in Chemistry, University of Vermont, 2020



Katherine JonesKatherine Jones (GS - Yr 5)
UMN Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship (2022 - 2023)
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship (2019 - 2022)
B.S. in Chemistry, Creighton University, 2016


Samantha KennellySamantha Kennelly (GS - Yr 5)
Louise T. Dosdall Fellowship, UMN Graduate School (2022-2023)
B.A. in Chemistry, Hamline University, 2017



Jacob SawyerJacob Sawyer (GS - Yr 3)
B.S. in Chemistry, B.S. in Biochemistry, University of Minnesota - Duluth, 2019


Jian TangJian Tang (GS - Yr 6)
UMN Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship (2021 - 2022)
DOD PRCRP Horizon Award (2019 - 2021)
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 2)
B.S. in Biochemistry, San Diego State University, 2020


Postdoctoral Researchers & Research Associates

Connie AndersonConnie Anderson, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Trainee, NIH Molecular, Genetic, and Cellular Targets of Cancer Training Program (2021 - present)
Ph.D. in Chemistry, University of Minnesota, 2021
NSF Graduate Research Fellow (2016-2021)
B.S. in Chemistry, Minnesota State University Moorhead, 2015

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

Laboratory Technicians

Ella HaefnerElla Haefner
B.A. in Biochemistry, Grinnell College, 2021




Undergraduate and Professional Student Researchers