Previous Members


Anna E. Cholewczynski

BS: San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
PhD (2020)
Current Position: Study Design Lead, Covance (Durham, NC)


Grant A. Edwards

BS/MS: University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK
PhD (2020)
Current Position: Postdoc, RTI (Research Triangle, NC)


Bram Frohock

5th Year Graduate Student
BS: University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK
Current Position: Plant Precision Molecules, Boulder, CO


Kyle Griewisch

BS: Catawba College, Salisbury, NC
MS (Microbiology, 2019)
Current Position: Research Scientist, PPD (Richmond, VA)


Thane Jones

BS: Roanoke College, Salem, VA
PhD (2022)
Current Position: Collaboration Pharmaceuticals (Raleigh, NC)

Berenice Lemercier

MS: University of Rouen, France
PhD (2016)
Current Position: Process Chemistry, Vertex Pharmaceuticals (Boston, MA)

Zhanhao Liang
BS: Xiamen University, China
Current Position: Postdoctoral Scholar, Yale University (Seth Herzon)


You-Chen Lin

BS: National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU), Taipei, Taiwan
PhD (2020)
Postdoc, Scripps Research (Baran)
Current Position: Architect Therapeutics, San Diego, CA

Christina (Crissi) Martinez

BS: UNC Charlotte, Charlotte, NC
PhD (2020)
Postdoc, Parkinson Group (Purdue)
Current Position: Eli Lilly & Co.

Jonathan J. Mills

BS: University of Wilmington, Wilmington, NC
PhD (2017)
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Vanderbilt (S. Fesik)
Current Position: FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies

Yasamin Moazami

BS: University of Charlotte, Charlotte, NC
PhD (2017)
Current Position: Senior Research Scientist I, Medicinal Chemistry, Gilead Sciences, Seattle, WA


Hunter Paggeot

BS: University of South Florida
MS (2023)
Current Position:


Patrick D. Parker

BS: Lipscomb University, Nashville, TN
PhD (2019)
Postdoc, University of California at Irvine (V. Dong)
Current Position: Research Scientist, Process Chemistry, Gilead Sciences, CA

Nick Perry

BS: Salisbury State University, MD
MS (2017)
Current Position: Alcami Corporation, Durham NC


Xiang Qiu

BS: Nankai University, Tianjin, China
PhD (2021)
Current Position: Postdoctoral Scholar, Peking University (Xianguang Lei)


Kaylib Robinson

BS: UNC Asheville, Asheville, NC
PhD (2019)
Current Position: Research Scientist (Process Chemistry), Pisgah Labs, Asheville, NC


Yunlong Shi

BS: Zhejiang University, China
PhD (2016)
Postdoc, Scripps Research, Florida (K. Carroll)
Current Position: Bayer, Boston, MA


Nataliia V. Shymanska

BS: Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv
PhD (2016)
Postdoctoral Fellow, EMBL (Heidelberg, Germany)
Current Position: BASF (Germany)


Alisha Weinhofer

BS: Campbell University
MS (2023)


Previous Postdoctoral Fellows:

Aubert Ribaucourt, PhD

Msc: INSA (National Instute of Applied Sciences) de Rouen, France
DPhil: University of Oxford, United Kingdom (D.M. Hodgson)

Current Position: NovAliX, Paris, France


Nicholas Massaro, PhD

BS/MS: State University of New York at Oswego, NY (Damkaci)
PhD: University of Oklahoma (Sharma)
Current Position: Cambrex, RTP, NC


Nicholas Onuska, PhD

BS: Kent State University
PhD: UNC Chapel Hill (Nicewicz)
Current Position: Eli Lilly & Co.


Previous Undergraduate Students:

Matthew Boudreau

PhD: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (P. Hergenrother)
Current Position: Postdoc, Prof. William G. Kaelin Jr. (Dana-Farber)

Alex Cusumano

PhD, Caltech (B. Stoltz)
Postdoc, Abby Doyle (UCLA)

Naish Lalloo

PhD, University of Michigan (M. Sanford)
Current Position: Assistant Teaching Professor, NC State University

Cade Macallister

Current Position: Graduate Student, University of Wisconsin Madison (Yoon)

Ben Stemen

Current Position: Graduate Student, UNC Chapel Hill

Linda Ung

Current Position: Graduate Student, UC Davis (Shaw)

Peyton Williams

MS, Yale University (S. Herzon)
Current Position: Bristol Myers Squibb

Troy Zehnder

Current Position: Graduate Student, University of Michigan (C. Schindler)