Jerome and Isabella Karle Collegiate Professor of Chemistry, College of Literature, Science and the Arts
Chair, Department of Chemistry, College of Literature, Science and the Arts
Professor of Biological Chemistry, School of Medicine
Phone: (734) 936-2678
Professor Fierke’s overall research goal is to understand the mechanisms used by biological catalysts, both proteins and nucleic acids, to achieve high efficiency and stringent specificity. She is particularly focused on the mechanism of medically important metalloenzymes.