Robert Hudson is currently Associate Professor in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Western Ontario holds a cross-appointment to the Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry. He arrived at UWO in 1997 by way of the California Institute of Technology where he tenured a NSERC Postdoctoral fellowship studying DNA minor groove–binding polyamides with the renown bioorganic chemist Prof. Peter Dervan. His prior training took place at the University of Toronto where he obtained a M.Sc. in the field of inorganic chemistry under the guidance of Prof. Anthony J. Poë and subsequently a Ph.D. studying nucleic acid chemistry under the mentorship of Prof. Masad J. Damha. Robert’s research at Western is focused on synthetic and bio-organic chemistry of polyamides and oligonucleotides.
Biography Updated on 4 February 2009