Brendan Orner research group

ORNER, Brendan P.
Senior Lecturer in Chemical Biology
Department of Chemistry
School of Biomedical Sciences
King's College London
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7848 7496

Academic Career History

1994-1995 Teaching Assistant, Haverford College, USA
1995-1996 Teaching Assistant, University of Pittsburgh, USA
1997-2001 Personal Tutor, Yale University, USA
2001-2006 Personal Tutor, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
2006-2012 Assistant Professor, Division of Chemistry & Biological Chemistry, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore
2012-present Senior Lecturer in Chemical Biology, Department of Chemistry, School of Biomedical Sciences, King's College London, UK


Educational and Professional Qualifications

1991 - 1995 B.S. High Honors, Department of Chemistry, Haverford College, Haverford, PA USA
Advisor: Professor Terry L. Newirth
1995 - 1997 M.S. Department of Chemistry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA USA
Advisor: Professor Andrew D. Hamilton
1999 Visiting Researcher, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Advisor: Professor Kazuhiko Saigo
1997 - 2001 Ph.D. Department of Chemistry, Yale University, New Haven, CT USA
Thesis Title: Molecular Recognition of Protein Surfaces Involving
the alpha-Helix:
A Molecular Design Approach
Advisor: Professor Andrew D. Hamilton
2001 - 2006 Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Biochemistry, University of Wisconsin,
Madison, WI USA
Advisor: Professor Laura L. Kiessling

Professional Memberships & Awards

1995 - 1997 Lauren Ashe Fellowship
1998 Merck Fellowship
1999 NSF/NIH/USDA/STA/JSTC Japan Summer Institute Fellowship
2001 NIH Aging and Age-Related Disease Training Program Fellowship (declined)
2001-2005 NIH Postdoctoral Fellowship
2004 Paul Boyer Asward for Outstanding Postdoctoral Studies in Biochemistry