Group Members


Graduate Students

Janessa GERHART

B.S. Chemistry, Penn State Berks
Research Projects
: Developing new selective therapeutic approaches against cancer cells and tumors.

Eden SIKORSKI

B.S. Biochemistry, DeSales University
M.S. Chemistry, Villanova University
Research Projects
: Determining the molecular determinants of PTPRJ dimerization and how to modulate its activity.

Emily ANKROM

B.S. Biochemistry, Waynesburg University
Research Projects
: Developing selective photodynamic therapeutics, and allosteric inhibitors of phosphatases.

Miles LIZAK

B.S. Biochemistry, Moravian College
Research Projects
: Developing new selective therapeutic approaches against cancer cells and tumors.


Undegraduate Students

Anthony VARSHAVSKIY

B.S. Chemistry

Lauren FURST

BS in Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Long Gao

B.S. Biochemistry

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Alumni

  • Dr. Elizabeth Bloch - Graduate student; Chemistry, 2018
    Current position: Science Teacher at Pomfret boarding school (Pomfret, CT)
  • Dr. Kelly Burns - Graduate student - Chemistry, 2016
    Current position: Field Application Specialist at Bio-Rad Laboratories
  • Prof. Anne Reeve - Visiting Research Fellow, 2017.
    Current position: Professor of Chemistry at Messiah College.
  • Dr. Anastasia Thévenin - Postdoctoral Associate, 2015.
    Current position: Tenure-track  Assistant Professor (Moravian College, Biology)
  • Dr. Danielle Ringhoff - Postdoctoral Associate, 2011 - 2013
    Current position: Assistant Professor (Northampton Community College - Monroe Campus, Tannersville, PA)
  • Ryan McKay - MS Bioengineering, 2013
    Current position: Research Scientist at Regeneron

  • Ralph Fernandez - Undergraduate student - Chemistry, 2014 - 2018
  • Jordy Salcedo - Undergraduate student - Biochemistry, 2014 - 2016
    Current position: Medical Student (Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA)
  • Jennifer Shah Undergraduate student - Biochemistry, 2013 - 2015
    Current position: Graduate Student (University of Pennsylvania, Cell and Molecular Biology)
  • Max Watkins - Undergraduate student - Biochemistry 2013 - 2015
    Current position: Graduate Student (Princeton University, Chemistry)
  • Tanner McCleerey - Undergraduate student - Biochemistry 2013 - 2014
    Current position:  Software developer at bswift
  • Amar Shah - Undergraduate student - Neurosciences, 2012 - 2014
    Current position: Medical Student (Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MS)
  • Dongyoon Shin - Undergraduate - Biochemistry, 2011 - 2012
  • Jessica Singer - Undergraduate - BioEngineering, 2011- 201
    Current position: Dental School  (New York University, College of Dentistry)
  • Peter Sords - Undergraduate in BioEngineering, 2011 - 2012
    Current position: MS. Student (Case Western Reserve University, Electrical Engineering)