Center for Biophysics and Quantitative Biology

Eric Oldfield


Protein structure determination; design of novel drug molecules to kill parasitic protozoa causing malaria, sleeping sickness & opportunistic infections of immunocompromised individuals

Research Interests


B.Sc., 1969, Bristol University, U.K. (Chemistry)
D.Sc., 1982, Bristol University, U.K. (Chemistry)
Ph.D., 1972, Sheffield University, U.K. (Biophysical Chemistry)
Postdoc., 1972-74, Biophysical Chemistry, Indiana University
Postdoc., 1974-75, Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Biophysical Society Avanti Award in Lipids, 2011
American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow, 2008
American Chemical Society Award in Pure Chemistry, 1984
Alfred P Sloan Research Fellowship, 1978-80