Matt grew up in Bedford, New Hampshire, about an hour north of Boston University where he is studying chemistry on the intensive track. After graduating from BU, Matt intends to pursue a Ph.D. in total synthesis with an eventual focus on medicinal neurochemistry and drug discovery. In his free time, Matt enjoys staying active and cooking as well as contributing to Alpha Chi Sigma, a professional chemistry fraternity on campus dedicated to advancing chemistry both as a science and as a profession. Matt has been a member of the Porco lab since December of 2016 where he works with mentor Thomas Purgett on the synthesis of oxaphenalenone natural products.
Create your own unique website with customizable templates.