Faculty Profiles

Faculty
David N. Beratan

David N. Beratan

R.J. Reynolds Professor of Chemistry
Office: 5311 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-1526
david.beratan@duke.edu
Beratan Research Group

Dr. Beratan is developing theoretical approaches to understand the function of complex molecular and macromolecular systems, including: the...

 
Emily R. Derbyshire

Emily R. Derbyshire

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Office: 3218 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-1511
emily.derbyshire@duke.edu
Derbyshire Research Group

The Derbyshire Lab uses both chemical tools and biological methods to uncover novel aspects of malaria parasite biology with the ultimate aim of...

 
Michael C. Fitzgerald

Michael C. Fitzgerald

Professor of Chemistry
Office: 3222 French Science Center, 124 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-1547
michael.c.fitzgerald@duke.edu
Fitzgerald Research Group

Dr. Fitzgerald’s research group is focused on studies of protein folding and function. The group utilizes a combination of covalent labeling...

 
Amanda Hargrove

Amanda Hargrove

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Office: 3219 French Science Center, Box 90346, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-1522
amanda.hargrove@duke.edu
Hargrove Research Group

The Hargrove lab harnesses the unique properties of small organic molecules to study the structure, function and therapeutic potential of long...

 
Jiyong Hong

Jiyong Hong

Professor of Chemistry
Office: 3220 French Science Center, 124 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-1545
jiyong.hong@duke.edu
Hong Research Group

Research in the Hong group focuses on using chemical tools, in particular small molecules, to understand the signaling pathways in biology. We...

 
Dewey G. McCafferty

Dewey G. McCafferty

Professor of Chemistry
Office: B120 LSRC, Box 90346, 450 Research Drive, Dept. Chemistry, Durham, NC 27708-0346
Phone: (919) 660-1516
dewey.mccafferty@duke.edu
McCafferty Research Group

Our research interests are broadly based in chemical biology, mechanistic enzymology and molecular medicine. Towards this end our group is...

 
Qiu Wang

Qiu Wang

Robert R. & Katherine B. Penn Associate Professor
Office: 2102 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27705
Phone: (919) 660-1648
qiu.wang@duke.edu
Wang Research Group

Research in the Wang group aims to answer fundamental questions that lie at the interface of chemistry and biology. In particular, we are...