Damoder Reddy Motati
Union University Drive, USA
? One-year experience in Albany Molecular Research Inc. India. ? Ten years of research experience including 4 years of postdoctoral experience in medicinal and organic chemistry and Ph.D. in organic chemistry. ? Extensive research experience in design and execution of greener and economic synthetic strategies for organic synthesis and application of these new methods to drugs, bioactive compounds, and molecules of pharmaceutical interest. Involved in the asymmetric multi-step total synthesis of biologically active natural products. ? Currently, my number of citations has reached 345 and my Research Gate (RG) Score is 26.63. ? Supervised 10 Pharm D students and 2 undergraduate students in training research skills in the laboratory at college of pharmacy, union university, ? 23 publications in peer-reviewed international journals (two with corresponding author; one in Chemical science: 9.06 impact factor (IF); with average of 4.16 IF value (total IF: 95.311). ? Experienced in teaching for Pharm D program (Union University-USA) and MSc organic chemistry. ? Experienced extensively in manuscript preparation and writing project proposals. ? Serving as peer-reviewer (reviewed 75 manuscripts) for more than 20 journals.
Research Scientist (05-01-2018 to present), Postdoctoral Research Associate: (May 2014-April-2018), College of Pharmacy, Union University, Jackson, TN, USA ? Involved in the synthesis of new molecules for the treatment of cancer, anthrax infection and cardiovascular diseases. ? Development of new synthetic strategies for organic synthesis and application of these new methods to synthesis of drugs, bioactive compounds and molecules of pharmaceutical interest. ? Teaching Pharm D class and training laboratory skills. Doctoral Research Fellow: (Nov 2008 - April 2014) CSIR-IICT, Hyderabad, India ? Involved in the development of new methodologies for organic synthesis ? Utilized some of the molecules in DNA binding studies for cancer treatment ? Involved in the asymmetric total synthesis of biologically active natural products ? A pyrrole alkaloid, (-)-Longanlactone and a frog poison alkaloid, Epibatidine ? 10-membered macrolides, Seimatopolide A & B Research Scientist Trainee: (2007- 2008) Albany Molecular Research Inc., Hyderabad, India ? Involved in the research and development, process chemistry of bulk drug technologies ? Intensively utilized HPLC, LCMS, GCMS and NMR instruments and techniques in R&D analysis