History



Jerry M Troutman 

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Department of Chemistry

Assistant Professor

2010-Present

TEL: (704) 687-5180

Email: Jerry.Troutman@uncc.edu



EDUCATION

Post-Doctoral

2006-2010: Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Cambridge, MA 

Department of Chemistry 

NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein NRSA Postdoctoral Fellow 

Research Advisor: Professor Barbara Imperiali.

Biochemical and biophysical characterization of the campylobacter jejuni N-linked glycosylation system, which is essential to bacteria virulence

Graduate

2000-2006: University of Kentucky Medical Center. Lexington, KY

Department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry

Ph.D. Biochemistry

Research Advisor: Professor H.Peter Spielmann.

Chemical and enzymological studies of protein farnesyltransferase an enzyme important in cancer biology.

Undergraduate

1997-2000: East Carolina University. Greenville, NC.

B.S. Chemistry/Biochemistry/Philosophy

Cum Laude graduate 

Research Advisor: Professor Cindy Putnam-Evans.

Site directed mutagenesis studies of CP-47 a protein important in photosynthesis.