2022

January 2022 – Welcome to the Wencewicz lab, new graduate students, Hope Lovell and Collin Merrick!

January 2022 – Congratulations to Jinping on the acceptance of your manuscript in Journal of Natural Products!

2021

August 2021 – Congratulations to Vicki on the successful defense of her PhD. Best of luck at Washington University School of Medicine!

June 2021 – Congratulations to Tabbetha, Luting, and Vicki on the acceptance of your manuscript in ACS Infectious Diseases!

April 2021 – Congratulations to Chanez on winning the 2021 Association of Women Faculty Student Award!

March 2021 – Congratulations to Emily for being awarded the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship!

2020

December 2020 – Welcome to the Wencewicz lab, new graduate student Ruihao Li!

December 2020 – Congratulations to Dr. Erin Gemmell on the successful defense of her PhD. Best of luck at Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals!

December 2020 – Congratulations to Dr. Luting Fang on the successful defense of her PhD. Best of luck at Bayer!

November 2020 – Congratulations to Emily on the successful defense of her prethesis! 

January 2020 – Congratulations to Vicki for being awarded an ACS YCC Leadership Development Award!

2019

December 2019 – Welcome to the Wencewicz lab, new graduate student Emily Williford!

December 2019 – Congratulations to Jinping on the successful defense of her prethesis! 

November 2019 – Congratulations to Gerry on the successful defense of his PhD. Good luck at Bayer!

July 2019 – Congratulations to Nate on the successful defense of his PhD. Good luck at University of Michigan!

May 2019 – Congratulations to our PI, Tim Wencewicz, on being named a 2019 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar!

April 2019 – Congratulations to Jana on the publication of your manuscript in the current issue of ACS Infectious Diseases! Good luck at AbbVie med chem!

February 2019 – Congratulations to Dr. Tabbetha Bohac on the successful defense of her PhD. Best of luck at NAI Consulting!

February 2019 – Congrats to Tabbetha and Luting on the acceptance of your manuscript in ACS Chemical Biology.

January 2019 – Welcome to the Wencewicz Lab, new graduate student Jinping Yang!

2018

October 2018 – Welcome to the Wencewicz Lab, Dr. Caitlin DeAngelo!

May 2018 – Congratulations, Jana and Tim, on the acceptance of your review, “Tetracycline-Inactivating Enzymes,” to Frontiers in Microbiology!

May 2018 – Congratulations, Jana, on receiving a W. M. Keck Postdoctoral Fellowship!

May 2018 – Congratulations, Jana, on being named a 2018 CAS Scifinder Future Leader!

April 2018 – Congratulations, Jana and Tyler, on the acceptance of your manuscript, “Stream-lined synthesis of 3-hydroxy-beta-lactams: Norrish-Yang type II photocyclizations of beta-ketoformamides,” to Tetrahedron!

February 2018 – Congratulations to our PI, Tim Wencewicz, on being named a 2018 Sloan Research Fellow

2017

December 2017 – Congratulations, Dr. Justin Shapiro, on the successful defense of your Doctoral Dissertation! Good luck in your new post-doctoral position with Associate Professor Bill Wuest at Emory University!

December 2017 – Congratulations, Erin, on your successful prethesis defense! You’re a PhD candidate now!

November 2017 – Congratulations, Wei, on your successful prethesis defense! You’re a PhD candidate now!

October 2017 – Congratulations, Garrett and Luting, on your recently accepted paper, “Mechanistic Basis for ATP-Dependent Inhibition of Glutamine Synthetase by Tabtoxinine-β-lactam,” in Biochemistry!

October 2017 – Congratulations, Tabbetha and Justin, on your recently accepted paper, “Rigid Oxazole Acinetobactin Analog Blocks Siderophore Cycling in Acinetobacter baumannii,” in ACS Infectious Diseases! 

May 2017 – Congratulations to Nate, Mars, Jason, and Chanez on your recently accepted papers in ACS Infectious Diseases and Nature Chemical Biology (Holy smokes! There are three of them)!

March 2017 – Congratulations, Justin, on your recently accepted paper, “Structure–function studies of acinetobactin analogs,” in Metallomics!

2016

December 2016 – Congratulations, Neha Prasad, on your graduation! Good luck in graduate school!

September 2016 – Welcome to the Wencewicz lab, Dr. Jana Markley!

June 2016 – Good luck at Johns Hopkins, Garrett Patrick! We wish you success as you start the MD/PhD program!

May 2016 ­– Congrats to Tyler Morse on the successful defense of his Master’s thesis!

2015

December 2015 – Welcome to the Wencewicz lab, new graduate students Tabbetha Bohac, Luting Fang and Chanez Symister!

2014

December 2014 – Welcome to the Wencewicz lab, new graduate students Gerry Rivera and Nathaniel Endicott!

2013

December 2013 – Welcome to the Wencewicz lab, new graduate students Justin Shapiro, Tyler Morse, Jason Schaffer and Mars Reck!