Selected scientists with whom we frequently collaborate are listed below; however, our research scope is not limited to the fields outlined here. If you are interested in working with our synthetic medicinal chemistry group, please contact Dr. Jennifer E. Golden.


Donghoon Chung, PhD; University of Louisville, Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Colleen Jonsson, PhD; University of Tennessee, Department of Microbiology


Mark DrewPhD; The Ohio State University, Division of Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy

Laura Knoll, PhD; University of Wisconsin-Madison,  Medical Microbiology & Immunology

James Morris, PhD; Clemson University, Department of Genetics and Biochemistry

Elizabeth Sharlow, PhD; University of Virginia, Department of Pharmacology

Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR), Center for Infectious Disease Research


Joseph Contessa, MD, PhD; Yale University, School of Medicine

Andrew Fribley, PhD; Wayne State University, School of Medicine

Angela Wandinger-Ness, PhD; University of New Mexico, Department of Pathology, School of Medicine