C. Russell Middaugh Ph.D.
Takeru and Aya Higuchi Distinguished Professor
Departments: Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Office: 2030 Becker Dr., MRB 320G
Email: middaugh@ku.edu
Phone: (785) 864-5813
Fax: (785) 864-5736

Educational Background:

B.S., 1973, University of California, Santa Cruz
Ph.D., 1978, Cornell University
Postdoctoral Fellow, 1978, University of Minnesota.

Research Group:

Graduate Students

  • Lei Hu
  • Santosh Thakkar
  • Justin Thomas
  • Jae Hyun Kim
  • Vidyashankara Iyer

Postdoctoral Researchers

Professor Middaugh supervises post-doctoral researchers and research associates as Co-Director of the Macromolecular and Vaccine Stabilization Center (MVSC) at KU.  For their contact information, see http://web.ku.edu/mvslab.


Research Interests:

Our research interests focus on several inter-related areas. These include protein folding and dynamics, the formulation and delivery of peptides, proteins, nucleic acids, viruses and bacteria as pharmaceutical agents and the type III secretion system of gram negative bacteria. In recent years we have also had a general emphasis on vaccines from a wide range of perspectives.

For further information see our web site (http://web.ku.edu/mvslab).



Please see the following link for Dr. Middaugh's research publications:


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