Associate Professor

Steven Malcolmson was born and raised in Boston, MA and received a B.A. in Chemistry from Boston University in 2004.  He attended Boston College for graduate school, developing new Mo-based catalysts for stereoselective olefin metathesis under the mentorship of Prof. Amir Hoveyda in collaboration with Prof. Richard Schrock (MIT).  After obtaining a Ph.D. in 2010, Steve studied natural product biosynthesis as an NIH postdoctoral fellow with Prof. Chris Walsh at Harvard Medical School.  He began his independent career at Duke University in 2013 as an Assistant Professor of Chemistry and was promoted to Associate Professor in 2020.


Box 90346
1103 French Family Science Center
124 Science Drive
Durham, NC 27708
Phone Number
919 660 1575
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