2012-present Associate Professor of Chemistry, University of Alberta
2006-2012 Assistant Professor of Chemistry, University of Alberta
2006 NIH Postdoctoral Fellowship, Harvard Medical School
2002 Ph.D. (Chemistry) University of Wisconsin-Madison
1996 B.Sc. (Chemistry) SUNY-Albany
Chris originally hails from the great state of New York,
he pursued his undergraduate degree in Chemistry at the State
University of New York-Albany. In 1996, he moved on to pursue his Ph.D.
University of Wisconsin-Madison under the supervision of Prof.
Kiessling. After completing his graduate studies in 2002, he
NIH Postdoctoral fellow at Harvard Medical School in the Department of
Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology with Prof. David E.
Golan. Chris began his appointment as an Assistant Professor
Chemistry at the University of Alberta in July of 2006, and was promoted to Associate Professor in 2012. He is currently a Principal
Investigator in the Alberta Glycomics Centre (formerly known as the Alberta
Ingenuity Centre for Carbohydrate Science (AICCS)), and is
also a PI in GlycoNet. His research interests
include bioorganic and peptide chemistry, carbohydrate chemistry,
chemical biology, biophysics, and cell biology.