People

People

Dr. MacMillan and cityscape

Principal Investigator

John MacMillan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Hometown: Iowa City, Iowa
B.Sc.: University of Iowa
(Chemistry, 1999; Advisor: David Wiemer)
Ph.D.: University of California, Davis
(Chemistry, 2004; Advisor: Tadeusz Molinski)
Postdoc: Scripps Institution of Oceanography
(2004 – 2007; Advisor: William Fenical)


Dan Chu

Dan Chu

Graduate student
Hometown: Beijing, China
M.S.: Shanghai Jiao Tong University
(Biochemical engineering, 2012)
B.S.: Zhajiang Gong Shang University
(Bioengineering)
Research: Natural products isolation, cancer biology


Dominic Colosimo

Dominic Colosimo

Graduate student
Hometown: Athens, Ga.
B.Sc.: University of Central Florida
(Immunology, 2012)
Research: Natural products discovery, chemical biology


Peng Fu

Peng Fu, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Ph.D.: Ocean University of China 
(Medicinal Chemistry, 2013)
B.Sc.: Ocean University of China 
(Pharmacy, 2008)
Research: Natural products isolation, medicinal chemistry


Scott La

Scott La

Research Assistant
Hometown: Garland, Texas
B.Sc.: University of Texas at Austin
(Biochemistry, 2011)
Research: Drug discovery, microbiology


Aaron Legako

Aaron Legako

Research Assistant
Hometown: Rowlett, Texas
B.Sc.: University of Texas at Austin
(Microbiology, 2011)
Research: Microbiology, genomics, mathematics


Nathaniel Oswald

Nathaniel Oswald

Graduate student
Hometown: Salt Lake City, Utah
B.Sc.: Brigham Young University
(Biochemistry, 2011)
Research: Natural products isolation, cancer biology