Graduate Students

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Zachary Tolchin (G4)

email: zat19a [at] fsu [dot] edu

Joined: July 2019

B.S. Chemistry
       University of Georgia (E. M. Ferreira)

– Hoffman Summer Research Fellowship     
  (2019)

Current Project: Catalytic Asymmetric  Alkaloid Total Synthesis
Thiago Grigolo (G4)

email: tag19d [at] fsu [dot] edu

Joined: July 2019

B.S. Chemistry
       Universidade Estadual do Oeste do Parana

M.S. Chemistry 
       Universidade Estadual de Campinas (R. Pilli)

– Summer Synthesis Fellowship (2019)

Current Project: Total Synthesis of Piperidinyl Alkaloids
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Ryan Harbit (G2)

email: rharbit [at] fsu [dot] edu

Joined: August 2021

B.S. Chemistry
      College of Charleston


Current Project: Synthesis of Psychedelic Molecules 
Dallas Dukes (G2)

email: ddukes [at] fsu [dot] edu

Joined: November 2021

B.S. Chemistry
       Eckerd College

Current Project: Dearomative Total Synthesis of Monterpenoid Indole Alkaloids
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Lucia Jenkins (G2)

email: ljenkins5 [at] fsu [dot] edu

Joined: November 2021

B.S. Chemistry
       Allegheny College

Current Project: Total Synthesis of marine alkaloids

Undergraduate Students

Former Members

Leanna Gharbaoui (Undergrad)
Joined:       January 2021
Departed:   April 2022
Post SmithLab: Graduate Student (Yale)

Ariana Subhit (Undergrad)

Joined:       April 2019
Departed:   April 2022
Post SmithLab: Graduate Student (NYU)

Caleb Haake (Undergrad)

Joined:       December 2018
Departed:   March 2020
Post SmithLab: Graduate Student (NYU)

Jiatong Huo (Undergrad-Nankai University)
Joined:       October 2018
Departed:   April 2019
Post SmithLab: Grad Student (IC–London)

Yan Zhang (Grad)
Joined:       November 2018
Departed:   April 2019
Post SmithLab: Graduate Student (FSU)

Dr. Xianwei Sui (Postdoc)
Joined:       May 2019
Departed:   July 2020
Post SmithLab: Postdoc (UTSA–Larionov)
Anna-Sophie Breitkreuz (Undergrad)
Joined:       May 2021
Departed:   February 2022
Post SmithLab: Undergraduate Student (FSU)

Jordan Artzy (Undergrad)

Joined:       August 2021
Departed:   April 2022
Post SmithLab: Graduate Student (UPenn)

Lauren Passino (Undergrad)

Joined:       August 2018
Departed:   December 2018
Post SmithLab: Undergraduate Student (FSU)

McKinley Carter (Undergrad)
Joined:       August 2018
Departed:   December 2018
Post SmithLab: Undergraduate Student (FSU)

Colin O'Connor (Undergrad)
Joined:       December 2018
Departed:   September 2019
Post SmithLab: Pharmacy Student (UF)

Dr. Brian Knight (Postdoc)
Joined:       August 2018
Departed:   October 2020
Post SmithLab: Venn Therapeutics

  • Interested graduate students should contact Professor Smith via email.

  • Interested undergraduates should fill out this form and send it to Professor Smith via email.

  • The laboratory is currently not accepting postdoctoral scholars. Check this page again in the future for opportunities regarding postdoctoral positions.