Chemical Biology Faculty

Steve Berry: Metalloprotein engineering, metal binding site design

Luke Busta: chemistry and genomics of plants

Robert Carlson (emeritus): Synthesis of chemicals compounds of pharmaceutical importance

Alessandro Cembran: Computational modeling of protein function

Lester Drewes: Cerebral vascular biology

Anne Hinderliter: Membrane-localized phenomena

Joseph Johnson: Characterization of protein-protein interactions

Nam Chul Kim: Age-related neuromuscular degeneration such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, frontotemporal dementia and multisystem proteinopathy with Drosophila models and mammalian cell culture

Carlie LaLoneEvaluate protein sequence and structural conservation for cross species extrapolation of chemical effects

Venkatram Mereddy: Discovery of new synthetic methods and reagents

Jon Rumbley: Protein folding, protein thermodynamics

Guy Sander: Metabolic engineering of plant systems; fungal enzyme degradation of lignocellulose; micropollutant fate of wastewater treatment

Erin Sheets: Immunoglobulin E (IgE) receptor signaling

Eric Singsaas: Plant physiology and biochemistry, biorefinery technology and natural materials development

Viktor Zhdankin: Synthetic organic chemistry