Welcome to the Tranmer Research Group Website

Principal Investigator: Geoffrey K. Tranmer, PhD

Tenured Associate Professor in the College of Pharmacy, University of Manitoba.

Appointed Adjunct in the Department of Chemistry, University of Manitoba.

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Senior Research Chemist, Merck Frosst Canada Ltd.

NSERC Post-Doctoral Fellow, University of Cambridge, Supervisor: Prof. Steven V. Ley.

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Princeton University, Supervisor: Prof. Martin Semmelhack.

PhD, University of Guelph, Organic Chemistry, Supervisor: Prof. William Tam.

BSc (Hons), Brock University, Chemistry, Supervisor: Prof. Fred Capretta.


Our Group is Always Interested in Excellent Prospective Graduate Students!

Potential Students should send an email to the address below, please include a CV

Only those candidates selected for further evaluation will be contacted

Please note: acceptance into the Graduate Program is at the final discretion of The Faculty of Graduate Studies.

More Information Located Here.

Email: Prof. Geoffrey K. Tranmer


Present and Former Group Members

Post-doctoral Researchers and Research Personnel

Graduate Student Group Members

Undergraduate Student Group Members

Former Group Members

Research Interests

•  Medicinal Chemistry, Drug Discovery, Chemical Biology, Organic Synthesis

•  Flow Chemistry: Development and application of new synthetic technologies in medicinal chemistry and chemical biology programs

•  Development of targeted cancer therapies

•  Development of novel bioconjugation methodologies for use in chemical biology

Contact Information

Geoff Tranmer, PhD

Associate Professor

College of Pharmacy

(Adjunct) Department of Chemistry

University of Manitoba

321 Apotex Centre

750 McDermot Ave

Winnipeg, MB, R3E 0T5

Tel. 204-474-8358

Email: Geoffrey.Tranmer@umanitoba.ca