I will leave the University of Idaho in 2017 and relocate this research program to
McMaster University in Hamilton, Canada, where I have accepted a faculty position
in the Department of Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences.
I would like to express my appreciation to the gifted students, staff, and colleagues
at the University of Idaho with whom I have had the pleasure to work. I am especially
grateful to the students. I have taught sophomore organic chemistry to many hundreds
of students that have enriched my time here. I have also worked with many talented
undergraduate and graduate student researchers. I thank them for their trust and
dedication and will enjoy following their careers.
This research program will move into a new laboratory space at McMaster University
where I will make every effort to ensure that it continues to grow and thrive for
many years. This website is also in the process of changing and moving to a new
We are an academic organic chemistry research program based in the