Timothy Wencewicz

​Assistant Professor of Chemistry
PhD, University of Notre Dame
BS, Southeast Missouri State
research interests:
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Biological Chemistry
  • Organic Synthesis
  • Natural Products
  • Antibiotics
  • Biosynthesis
  • Enzymes
  • Enzyme Inhibitors
  • Drug Delivery
  • Anticancer Agents
  • Diversity-Oriented Synthesis

contact info:

mailing address:

  • WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
  • CB 1134
  • ONE BROOKINGS DR.
  • ST. LOUIS, MO 63130-4899

Timothy Wencewicz's laboratory is a truly interdisciplinary research environment merging the fields of organic chemistry, enzymology, molecular biology, and microbiology. His team utilizes their knowledge of organic chemistry and enzyme function to elucidate the molecular mechanisms of antibiotic action, biosynthesis, resistance, and delivery. Their main research focus is antibiotic drug discovery.  

For more information, visit Timothy Wencewicz's department profile.

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