Roy and Diana Vagelos Professor in Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Structural aspects of the mechanisms of hydrolytic metalloenzymes such as carbonic anhydrase II and Mn2+2-arginase. Structural and chemical biology of terpenoid biosynthesis and metabolism. Structural and chemical biology of arginine metabolism in cancer.
Honors and Award
Underwood Fellowship, Department of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge, 2006 - 2007.
Senior Investigator Award, Sandler Program for Asthma Research, 2006 - 2009.
Fellow of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, 2006 - 2007.
Pfizer Award in Enzyme Chemistry, American Chemical Society, 1999.
Camille and Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award, 1993 - 1994.
Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow, 1992 - 1994.
Young Investigator Award, Office of Naval Research, 1989 - 1992.
Searle Scholar Award, Chicago Community Trust, 1989 - 1992.