Science and Technology

Our dedicated faculty and quality facilities prepare students for science-related careers and graduate studies. We emphasize basic and applied research, technological applications, and international experiences because our objective is not merely to accumulate knowledge, but also to develop commitment and take action.

Faculty

Department Faculty

Adjunct Professors

  • Sandi Brenner
  • Kayla M. Cetrone
  • Jennifer Davis
  • Mark R. Gauvin
  • Brad A. Haubrich
  • Katelynn Howard
  • David Huestis
  • Gerald John
  • Joseph Klinger
  • Saman Nayyab
  • Emily Petruccelli
  • Leila Rieder
  • Keyana Roohani
  • Janis V. Roy
  • Melissa Silva
  • John Stachelhaus
  • Geoffrey Tapalu
  • Robert Thorn
  • Rachel S. Waghchoure
Reid, Christopher

Christopher W. Reid

Associate Professor, Science and Technology
Faculty Suite B, Room 333
creid@bryant.edu


Ph D, University of Guelph
M Sc, University of Waterloo
B Sc, Laurentian University

Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry,

Carbohydrate-Acting Enzymes, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Microbiology, Glycobiology, Biochemistry, Analytical Biochemistry, chemical biology, chemical genomics

  • Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation
  • American Society for Microbiology
  • American Chemical Society
  • 2014, Merit Award
  • 2012, Merit Award
  • 2005, Visiting Fellowship

Reid, C., O'Connor, M., Brewster, J., Gravier, J., Jamieson, M., Magno, E., Miller, R. D., Phelan, D., Roohani, K., Williard, P., Basu, A., Diamide Inhibitors of the Bacillus subtilis N-acetylglucosaminidase LytG that exhibit antibacterial activity, ACS Infectious Diseases, 2017.

Reid, C., O'Connor, M., Brewster, J., Gravier, J., Jamieson, M., Magno, E., Miller, R. D., Phelan, D., Roohani, K., Williard, P., Basu, A., Diamide Inhibitors of the Bacillus subtilis N-acetylglucosaminidase LytG that exhibit antibacterial activity, ACS Infectious Diseases, 2017.

Smith, A. M., Papaleo, C., Reid, C., Bliss, J. M., RNA-Seq reveals a central role for lectin, C1q and von Willebrand Factor A domains in the defensive glue of a terrestrial slug, Biofouling. The Journal of Bioadhesion and Biofilm Research, 2017.

Gutelius, D., Reid, C., Characterization of SleC a spore specific lytic transglycosylase from Clostridium difficile.

Menard, R., Schoenhofen, I., Tao, L., Aubry, A., Bouchard, P., Lachance, P., Twine, S., Fulton, K., Cui, Q., Hogues, H., Purisima, E., Sulea, T., Logan, S., Reid, C., Small-molecule inhibitors of the pseudaminic acid biosynthetic pathway: targeting motility as a key bacterial virulence factor, Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.

Miller, R., Gutellius, D., Holmes, G., Suter, Z., Jones, J., Reid, C., Hokeness, K., CHARACTERIZATION OF AN ENDO-ACTING N-ACETYLGLUCOSAMINIDASE FROM.

Reid, C., Gravier, M., Business of Chemistry: Using 2nd Generation Biofuels as an Interdisciplinary Project in Scientific Literacy, American Chemical Society, 2016.

Gutiellus, D., Logan, S., Reid, C., Hokeness, K., Functional Analysis of SleC from Clostridium difficile: an essential lytic transglycosylase involved in spore germination., Microbiology, 2014.

Kratch, J., Nadolny, C., Aicardi, K., Reid, C., Hokeness, K., The Effects of Fungal Volatile Organic Compounds on Bone Marrow Stromal Cells, Canadian Journal of Microbiology, 2014.

Kuhn, H., Gutelius, D., Black, E., Nadolny, C., Basu, A., Reid, C., Antibacterial glycosyltriazoles: identification of an N-acetylglucosamine derivative with bacteriostatic activity against Bacillus, Medicinal Chemistry Communications, 2014.

Witkowski, C., Blais, B., Feng, L., Reid, C., Wang, H., Yang, H., Leng, Q., Decay and early diagenesis of Metasequoia leaves: Implications for three-dimensional preservation and bulk isotope signals in plant fossil lagerstätten, 49th Annual Meeting of the Northeastern Section of the Geological Society of America (GSA) Abstracts with Programs, 2014.

Bliss, J., Reid, C., Medical Mycology in the Chemistry Classroom: Germinating student interest in organic chemistry, Journal of Chemical education, 2013.

Gutelius, D., Reid, C., Opportunities in Cell Wall Biogenesis, Journal of Glycomics and Lipidomics, 2013.

Witkowski, C., Feng, L., Reid, C., Wang, H., Yang, H., Leng, Q., The role of polysaccharides in preserving three-dimensional cell wall structures in plant fossil lagerstätten, 2013 Geological Society of America (GSA) Annual Meeting, Abstracts with Programs, 2013.