Lee Mcdermott


  • Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry, Brown University, Providence, RI 1995
  • Part I. Synthesis of Five Novel Tetrahydroimidazodiazepinones as Candidates for HIV-1 Non Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors and Evaluation of their Biological Activity.
  • Part II. Synthesis of the A-ring Synthon of 1a-Hydroxyvitamin D3.
  • Part III. Nucleoside Synthesis from Pentenyl Glycosides.
  • Part IV. Studies toward the Synthesis of Tazettine Alkaloids.
  • Post-Doc, Organic Chemistry, Columbia University, NY, NY 1998
    Project: The total synthesis of strychnine under Professor Gilbert Stork.
  • Executive MBA, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 2007


Lee Mcdermott

Assistant Professor


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  • DEPARTMENTDepartment of Pharmaceutical Sciences
    University of Pittsburgh