Maciej Walczak Joins Department Faculty
The department of Chemistry and Biochemistry would like to welcome Dr. Maciej A.Walczak!
Dr. Maciej Walczak was born in Poland and received his undergraduate degree (maxima cum laude) from Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, Poland. In 2003 he moved to the University of Pittsburgh, where he worked on the synthesis and reactions of strained carbocycles. After graduating in 2009, he moved to New York as a Brodeur Foundation postdoctoral fellow at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, where he was involved in the synthesis of glycoproteins, anticancer vaccines, and antimetastatic agents. In the summer of 2013 he started his independent career at the University of Colorado, Boulder as an Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry.
The Walczak research group is interested in the development of tools and strategies for constructing molecular complexity at the level of small molecules and biologics.