The Tolman Group works at the interfaces of inorganic, organic, biological, and polymer chemistry to address important problems related to human health and the environment.


The search for new postdoctoral research associates has closed! Announcements upcoming about new group members . . .

Tolman Group Laboratory, Contact Information

  • Mailing Address: Washington University in St. Louis
    One Brookings Dr. 
    St. Louis, Missouri (MO) 63130
  • Phone: 314-935-6530
  • Fax: 314-935-4481

Recent News and Publications

Welcome to new postdoctoral associate Wen Wu!

We are delighted to welcome Wen Wu to the group! He joins us after receiving his Ph.D. from Rutgers University. He's working on a bioinorganic project focused on copper complexes as models of enzyme active site intermediates.

A fond farewell to Dr. Wilson Bailey

Wilson has left the lab to take a position as Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Gonzaga University. We wish him the best, and thank him for all of his oustanding contributions to our group.

Wishing the best to Dr. Timothy Zerk

Tim has left the group to move back to Australia and begin a new position in the federal government there. We wish him the best, and thank him for his contributions to our lab!