B.S. Case Western Reserve University, 1975

        Ph.D. Rice University, 1980


Professional Experience

        NIH Postdoctoral Fellow, Yale University, 1980-81

        Southern Methodist University, Assistant professor 1981-1987

        Southern Methodist University, Associate professor 1987-2000 (tenured)

        Southern Methodist University, Full professor 2000-present


        Chairman:  Texas Synthesis Conference, 1986.

         Referee/Reviewer:  Granting Agencies: National Institute of Health, National Science Foundation, Petroleum Research Fund.

Journals:  Tetrahedron Letters, Journal of Organic Chemistry, Journal of the American Chemical Society, Biooorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Organometallics, and Journal of Organometallic Chemistry.

Editorial Memberships:      

            Editorial Advisory Board Member, Current Medicinal Chemistry, Infectious Diseases 2005-present   

Invited Lectures:                   

Baylor University (1983), Texas Christian University (1983), University of Oklahoma (1984), New Mexico State University (1984), Texas Tech University (1987), Tulane University (1987), University of Texas at San Antonio (1987), University of Texas at Arlington (1987), Texas A & M University (1987), The University of Texas at Austin (1988), University of Kansas (1990) Eli Lilly Lecturer, Alcon (1996), Wichita State University (1997), Aronex Pharmaceutical (1997), Rice University (1997), Versicor Pharmaceutical (1997), 7th International Conference on Chemistry of Antibiotics and Related Microbial Products (Poland, 2000).    


Intellectual Property Committee (1989-1992)

Health Professions Recommendation Committee (1991 to present)

Chemistry Department Seminar Coordinator 1998-2001

Faculty Senate (1999-2002)

Graduate Council (1999-2002)



Grants Received   



Publications & Patents

  Curriculum Vitae     




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