Beckman Center for Chemical Sciences

10550 N. Torrey Pines Road

La Jolla, CA   92037

email | phone: 858.784.8415

Former Post-doctoral Research Associates

Guojun Pan, Ph.D. 

Next stop: Research Associate, UCSB

Kotaro Iwasaki, Ph.D. 

Currently: Assistant Professor, Tohoku University (Japan)

Yusuke Sasano, Ph.D.

Tohoku University

Francis Barabe, Ph.D.

University of Ottawa

Akiko Yago, Ph.D.

Currently: Assistant Professor, Nagoya University

JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow for Research Abroad

Masaki Ohtawa, Ph.D.

Currently: Lecturer, Kitasato University

Uehara Memorial Foundation Research Fellowship

Erik Plata, Ph.D.

Currently: Assistant Professor, The University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley

Takuya Oguma, Ph.D.

Currently: Shionogi Ltd

Sergey Pronin, Ph.D.

Currently: Assistant Professor, UC Irvine

Norihiro Tada, Ph.D.

Gifu Pharmaceutical University

Haihua Lu, Ph.D.

Central China Normal University

Carla Obradors Llobet, Ph.D.

Institut Catalá d'Investigació Química (ICIQ)

Albert Oppedisano, Ph.D.

Currently: Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Vienna (Nuno Maulide)

Shun Hirasawa, MSc.

Currently: Process Chemistry, Astellas Pharma, Inc.

Mike Lambrecht, Ph.D.

Currently: Medicinal Chemistry, Genetech, Inc., South San Francisco, CA

Suhelen Vásquez-Céspedes, Ph.D.

Currently: Process Chemistry, Dow Agrosciences, Indianapolis, IN

Former Graduate Students

Robert Demoret, Ph.D.

Currently: Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Medicinal Chemistry

Samantha Green, Ph.D.

Currently: Genentech, Medicinal Chemistry

Hannah Burdge, M.S.

Currently: Pfizer Medicinal Chemistry

Jeishla Melendez-Matos, Ph.D.

Currently: Research Scientist, B.M.S. Process Chemistry

 

Steven W.M. Crossley, Ph.D.

Currently: Postdoctoral Researcher, Chang Lab (UC Berkeley)

Ruben Martinez, Ph.D.

Currently: Research Scientist, Eli Lilly

Jeremy Roach, Ph.D.

Currently: Research Scientist, Incyte Pharmaceuticals

Michael Martinez, M.S.

Chris Reiher, Ph.D.

Currently: Research Scientist, GSK Process

Dan Jansen, Ph.D.

Currently: Chemist, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCGC team)

Greg Tabor, Ph.D.

Currently: Research Scientist, GSK Medicinal Chemistry

Kanny Wan, Ph.D.

Currently: Medicinal Chemist, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)

Sebastián Guevara-Zuluaga, B.S.

University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras

Jim Colombe, Ph.D. (Buchwald group, MIT)

Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank

Former Undergraduate Students

Jingyang Shi (Lanzhou University)

Joshua Savage (SDSU)

Kelly Chun

Min Cho (UCSD)

Zefeng "Kirby" Chen

Jieyu "Jess" Gu

Yichao "Tom" Yan

David Shia

Jesus Morena

Cesar Deleon

Derek Barbas

Former Visiting Students

Kenta Yokoi, B.A. (University of Tokyo)

Ruairi McCourt, B.Sc. (Trinity College Dublin)

Nikolaj Villadsen, B.S. (Aarhus University, Thomas B. Poulsen)

Amanda Marques (Fluminense Federal University)

Luca Schwarz, B.Sc. (University of Münster)

Florian Clausen, B.Sc. (University of M​ünster)

Alexis Emmerich, B.Sc. (University of M​ünster) 

Annabell Martin, B.Sc. (University of Heidelberg