Professor of Chemistry
Grand Valley State University
346 Padnos Hall
Allendale, MI 49401
400 Cook-Devos Center for the Health Sciences
301 Michigan Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI
BS Biology, Bucknell University, 1989
PhD Biochemistry, Cornell University, 1996
Post-doctoral training, HHMI, Univeristy of Michigan, 1996-1998
Visiting Sci., Louis Stokes Veterans Med. Center, Cleveland, OH 2005-2007
Publications and Presentations
More on research Pictures
The main projects in our lab center on structure/function studies of beta-lactamases, the class of enzymes that are responsible for bacterial resistance to penicillin, cephalosporin and carbapenem-type beta-lactam antiobiotics.
If you would like to be considered for a research position in the lab, or if you would like to know more about it, please contact me by email or phone.