Bob is Associate Director of Medicinal Chemistry and brings over 12 years of drug discovery experience to Interline. Bob was previously Senior Principal Scientist at Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research (NIBR), where he led several structurally-enabled oncology, virology and bacteriology programs to various milestones. Bob began his medicinal chemistry career by contributing to phenotypic drug discovery programs focused on neglected tropical diseases at the Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation (GNF). Bob earned his Ph.D. in synthetic organic chemistry from Princeton University and B.A. in chemistry from College of the Holy Cross. Outside of work, Bob enjoys cooking and exploring the many Bay Area hiking trails with his family.
Associate Director, Medicinal Chemistry