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Oct 2015: (back row) Charlie, Pablo, Craig, Huanming; (middle row) Sam, Miles, Mateusz, Harry, Nico, Xavi, Jose, David; (front row) Irem, Alex, Kay, Becky, Monserrat, Charlotte

Present group members/year/funding
Dr Alex Pulis   Lecturer
Dr Nicolas Kern LT PDRA
Dr Xavier Just Baringo EPSRC PDRA
Dr Jose Antonio Fernandez Salas EPSRC PDRA
Charlotte Morrill 1st year BBSRC DTP
Chor Yeung 1st year EPSRC DTA
Monserrat Garduno Castro 1st year CONACyT scholarship (Mexico)
Huanming Huang 2nd year President's Scholarship
James Adams (with Dr Lydia Tabernero, PI) 2nd year BBSRC DTP
Mateusz Plesniak (with Dr David Mills) 2nd year EPSRC DTA
Miles Aukland 2nd year AstraZeneca and UoM
Becky Ruscoe (with Prof Sabine Flitsch) 3rd year BBSRC DTP
Harry Shrives 3rd year Novartis
Irem Yalavac (with Dr Louise Natrajan) 4th year EPSRC DTA
Craig Cavanagh 4th year Syngenta
Ailsa Bennett (with Prof Stephen Taylor, PI) 4th year Cancer Research UK
Samuel Thurow Science without Borders (Brazil)
Pablo Bonilla MPhil, self-funded
     
Past group members/funding/destination
Dr James Rae EPSRC DTA PDRA with Prof. Francoise Colobert, Strasbourg
Laura Salacz Visiting Scholar University of Strasbourg, France
Jonas Scharfbier Visiting Scholar TU Berlin, Germany
Quentin Laurent Visiting Scholar ENS de Lyon, France
Dr Neal Fazakerley EPSRC DTA GSK, Stevenage, UK
Dr Malcolm Spain EPSRC GlaxoSmithKline Industrial CASE award Samsung, South Korea
Dr Sarah Lyons EPSRC GlaxoSmithKline Organic Synthesis Studentship Domainex, Cambridge Science Park, UK
Ya-Chu (Iris) MPhil, self-funded  
Tom Smith (with Prof Mike Turner) EPSRC & ACAL Energy Industrial CASE award  
Dr Andrew Eberhart PhD Schering Plough/Merck CASE award, EPSRC Doctoral Prize  
Dr Amandine Carrër LT PDRA PDRA with Prof. Veronique Michelet, Paris
Prof Michal Szostak EPSRC PDRA, LT PDRA Rutgers University, USA
Dr Matt Helm EPSRC PDRA, KT Fellow Almac, Belfast, UK
Dr Estela Álvarez Visiting Scholar University of Burgos, Spain
Dr Matthew Levick (with Prof Mike Turner) EPSRC & SAFC-Hitech Industrial CASE award Fine Contract Research, Middlesbrough
Dr Brice Sautier EPSRC Project Studentship Bayer Healthcare, Berlin
Dr Trung Thanh Nguyen PhD Fellowship, Vietnam  
Sheng Yao MPhil, self-funded  
Claudio Cicoira MPhil, self-funded  
Dr Dixit Parmar EPSRC Pfizer Organic Synthesis Studentship Vom Humbolt Fellow - Prof. Magnus Rueping
Prof Ye Yong CHINA SCHOLARSHIP COUNCIL (CSC) Visiting Professor from Zhengzhou University, China Zhengzhou University, China
Paula Tuya Visiting Scholar University of Oviedo, Spain
Dr Vittorio Pace LT PDRA  
Dr Karl Collins AstraZeneca & EPSRC DTA Postdoctoral Researcher with Prof. Frank Glorius (Münster)
Dr Laura Smith EPSRC GlaxoSmithKline Industrial CASE award Currently writing up
Dr Seidjolo Quenum EPSRC Project Studentship • Postdoctoral Researcher with Prof. Dr. Christa Mueller (Pharmaceutical Institute in Bonn, Germany) • Lecturer, Jimma University, Africa
Dr Beatrice Bechi EPSRC KT Fellow Postdoctoral Researcher with Prof Nick Turner
Dr Susannah Coote EPSRC PDRA

• Von Humbolt Fellow with Prof. T. Bach (Technische Universität München) • Lecturer, University of Lancaster, UK

Dr Hassan Harb AstraZeneca & EPSRC PhD Plus Peakdale Molecular
Kieran Price MSc

Kieran was awarded his MSc in Jan 2011. Process chemist, Tennants Fine Chemicals

Madeleine da Silva MPhil Madi was awared her MPhil in 2010
Dr Tom Baker EPSRC DTA

• Schering Plough Postdoctoral Fellow with Prof K. C. Nicolaou at Scripps, California •Sygnature Chemical Services, Nottingham, UK

Dr Johannes Vogel Novartis & University of Manchester Postdoctoral Researcher with Prof. Piet Herdewijn at the Katholieke Universiteit in Leuven, Belgium
Dr Giuditta Guazzelli EC Marie–Curie Fellow Patent Examiner, EPO (European Patent Office), The Hague
Sonia Pares Visiting Scholar Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
Mashito Murai JSPS Fellow Prof Kouichi Ohe's group, Department of Energy and Hydrocarbon Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
Dr Sylvia Gang Erasmus Visitor Prof Peter Metz's group, University of Dresden, Germany
Dr David Sucunza EC Marie–Curie Fellow Assistant Professor at the Universidad de Alcalá, Madrid
Dr Caroline Ovens AstraZeneca & University of Manchester AstraZeneca, Alderley Park.
Dr Tom Findley University of Manchester Chemistry Teacher, Kent
Dr Laura Miller GlaxoSmithKline & University of Manchester Peakdale Molecular
Dr Lorna Duffy EPSRC project studentship

• Sygnature Chemical Services, Nottingham, UK • CellAura technologies , Nottingham, UK • Sygnature Chemical Services, Nottingham, UK

Dr Lokman Choudhury Royal Society India Fellowship Lecturer in Chemistry, Dept. of Basic Sciences & Social Sciences, School of Technology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong 793 022, India
Deborah Hamilton EPSRC Industrial CASE with Merck Sharp and Dohme writing up
Dr Karen James Syngenta & University of Manchester Wembley High Technology College - teaching Chemistry
Dr Marc Miller GlaxoSmithKline & University of Manchester Robinson Brothers Ltd, West Midlands, UK
Dr Rosie McCormick University of Glasgow Scholarship Postdoctoral researcher with Prof. John Murphy, University of Strathclyde
Dr Andrea McGhee EPSRC project studentship • Postdoctoral researcher with Dr Andrew Wilson, University of Leeds • RSC Graduate Publishing Scheme, Cambridge.
Dr Lisa Sloan EPSRC Industrial CASE with GlaxoSmithKline GlaxoSmithKline, Stevenage, UK
Dr Jean-Claude Kizirian EPSRC PDRA ATER with Prof H. Dhimane, CNRS/Université René Descartes, Paris
Dr Kristy Turner EPSRC Industrial CASE with Pfizer Westhoughton High School - Head of Chemistry
Dr Iain Rudkin Avecia & University of Manchester British Antarctic Survey
Dr David Edmonds University of Glasgow Scholarship

• Merck Sharp and Dohme Postdoctoral Fellowship with Prof. K. C. Nicolaou at Scripps, California • Pfizer USA

Dr Laura McAllister Carnegie Trust Scholarship & Celltech

• Postdoctoral researcher with Prof. Kim Janda at Scripps, California • Novartis, Horsham, UK • Pfizer USA

Dr Nessan Kerrigan EPSRC PDRA

• Postdoctoral researcher with Prof. Scot Nelson at the University of Pittsburgh • Assistant Professor, Dept of Chemistry, Oakland University, USA

Dr Chris O'Brien Leverhulme Trust PDRA

• Postdoctoral researcher with Prof. Michael Organ in Toronto • Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Texas at Arlington, USA

Dr Panee Hutchison GlaxoSmithKline & University of Glasgow Scholarship Peakdale Molecular
Dr Thomas K. Hutton EPSRC project studentship

• Postdoctoral researcher with Prof. David Crich at the University of Illinois at Chicago • Tate & Lyle, USA

Dr Fiona McKerlie OSI pharmaceuticals CASE Pfizer, Sandwich, UK
Dr Emmanual Couché Leverhulme Trust PDRA UCB-Pharma SA, Brussels
Dr Derek Johnston EPSRC project studentship Scottish Biomedical, Glasgow

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