Katia Tachdjian - Senomyx Chemistry

Catherine Tachdjian, Ph.D.

Scientific Advisor (formerly Vice President, Chemistry)

Dr. Tachdjian joined Senomyx in 2003 and was promoted to Vice President, Chemistry in January 2013  Dr. Tachdjian has worked as a medicinal/lead optimization chemist contributing to the development of novel molecules and leading top-performing discovery teams at several biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies. Dr. Tachdjian received her Ph.D. in Chemistry in 1989 from the University of Paris Sud (France) conducting her research at the Institute de Chimie des Substances Naturelles (ICSN, CNRS, Gif-sur-Yvette), followed by a postdoctoral appointment at Texas A&M University.   Dr. Tachdjian has authored and co-authored more than 20 scientific publications and 30 issued patents.