Lie-Fen Shyur, Ph.D.

Distinguished Research Fellow (Academica Sinica, Taiwan)

Lie-fen’s research interests include phytochemistry, metabolomic engineering, anti-cancer and anti-inflammatory compounds, and natural products.

June 2019-August 2019

Meng-Ting Chang

Ph.D. Candidate (Academica Sinica, Taiwan)

Meng-Ting’s research interests include natural products, synthesis, steryl glycosides, and organic chemistry.

June 2019-August 2019


Kevin O’Shea, Ph.D.

Professor (Florida International University)

B.S. Chemistry 1984, CSU, Sacramento

Ph.D. Chemistry 1989, UC Los Angeles

Kevin’s research interests include pollution chemistry, fluorine-containing molecules, beta-cyclodextrin, and organic chemistry.

January 2019-June 2019


Claude-Bernard Paultre, M.S.

Graduate Student (Florida International University)

B.S. Chemistry 2011, Université d’Etat d’Haïti

M.S. Organic Chemistry 2014, Université Lyon 1

Claude-Bernard’s research interests include phytochemistry, drug discovery, heterocyclic chemistry, quality control of pharmaceuticals, and water analysis.

January 2019-July 2019