Christopher Poteat - Senior Scientist

Christopher Poteat PhD

Senior Scientist

Christopher Poteat joined Sterling as a Research Scientist in October 2021 after completing his PhD in Chemistry at North Carolina State University and Postdoc at UCLA/Caltech. He has since gone on to become a Senior Scientist at our North Carolina site, working on designing and executing multi-step synthetic processes.


Professional Accomplishments

MOM Retrosynthesis Team Challenge – Issued by SoCal Merck Symposium – 2021

Percy L. Julian Award for Excellence in Research – Issued by NC State Department for Chemistry – 2020

Graduate Student Association Travel Assistance Award – Issued by NC State Graduate School – 2020

258TH ASC National Meeting and Exhibition Travel Award – Issued by ACS DOC – 2019

NC ACS Poster Award – Issued by American Chemical Society – 2018

SERMAC Travel Award – Issued by NC State Department of Chemistry – 2018