Monthly Archives: October 2020

Introduction to our laboratory

I’m a member of the Biology department and the program in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology at Dickinson College.  I’m also affiliated with the Environmental Studies Department and have held a variety of positions at other institutions, including at the University of Queensland, the Smithsonian Institution, and the College of Charleston.  I am a broadly-trained  biochemist who studies the natural products of plants and marine organisms.  Many of these serve as anti-microbials, herbivore deterrents, or chemical cues.  Some are potential new medicines or dietary supplements.  We Continue reading →