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Dr Lorenzo Caggiano CV
Lecturer then Senior Lecturer
in Medicinal Chemistry - The
University of Bath (01/2012
Rational design, efficient synthesis and biological evaluation of
novel biologically active molecules inspired by natural
Outreach activities have been performed under the Researchers
in Residence scheme
during Science Week at Leweson
School, Sherborne. I have also presented at The Royal High School Bath,
as part of the Millfield
Biology Symposium 2014.
Fellow in Medicinal Chemistry - The
University of Bath (01/2007 - 01/2012)
Research in the synthesis of novel, biologically active small
molecules, using known and new synthetic
Officer - The University of Sheffield
(02/2004 - 01/2007)
Officer in the group of Prof. Richard F. W. Jackson. Project
designer, project management and supervision of a group of Ph.D.
students and undergraduates. Research projects included the synthesis
of biologically active small molecules, non-natural amino acid
derivatives, peptide mimetics and the development of new synthetic
Università degli Studi di Milano,
Italy (06/2002 - 02/2004)
European Network Fellowship under the supervision of Prof. Cesare
Gennari. Design and synthesis of Microtubule-Stabilizing Anticancer
- The University of Cambridge
(10/1998 - 02/2002)
Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry under the supervision of Dr
Synthesis of highly substituted pyrrolidines and piperidines by a novel
silica gel induced reaction.
- The University of Liverpool
(10/1994 - 06/1998)
First Class B.Sc. (Hons) in Chemistry with Industrial Chemistry.
Awarded the SCI
Leverhulme Prize and Leblanc Medal
for Best Student and Best
Overall Chemistry Performance.