BSc (Hons 1st Class) MSc PhD Post-doc (MIT Cambridge, MA, US)
Natural Products Inc., since 01/1983 has been a consulting company providing advice in areas of the isolation, identification, synthesis, and biosynthesis of natural products, the quality control and sustainability of phytotherapeuticals, dietary supplements, and traditional medicines to governments, international agencies, industry, and academia. In addition, strategic advice has been provided in the areas of academic (dept., college) and research program reviews, academic organization, grant and manuscript reviews, animal care and human subject programs, and other ethical issues, to many universities in Asia and South America.
I have thirty-five years' experience as a researcher, teacher, and senior administrator at the University of Illinois at Chicago. 24,469 citations; h-index 74; i10-index 441. Over 600 professional publications, reviews, books, etc. Wide experience in natural product drug discovery.