David Jakeman

Graduate Coordinator & Professor


Related information:

Email: david.jakeman@dal.ca
Phone: 902-494-7159
Mailing Address: 
5968 College Street
PO Box 15000
College of Pharmacy
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS
B3H 4R2
Research Topics:
  • Medicinal chemistry
  • Chemical biology
  • Carbohydrates
  • Natural products
  • Protein engineering



  • BSc (University of Sheffield, UK)
  • PhD (University of Sheffield, UK)
  • PDF (Washington State University)
  • PDF (University of British Columbia)

Research interests

Our research efforts are directed toward the synthesis and isolation of new chemical entities and to use them to characterize and analyze enzymes and biological systems of significant potential in infection, immunity or cancer.

Selected awards and honours

  • Faculty of Health Professions, Dalhousie University, Junior Research Award 2011.

Selected publications

For publications please follow this link.