Dr. Emilianne Limbrick

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Emilianne LimbrickEducation

  • B.S., Mercer University
  • Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

Research Interest

Natural Product Discovery and Biosynthesis. I am particularly interested in understanding how bacteria biosynthesize antibiotics so that we can then harness these systems to produce novel antibiotics to combat antibacterial resistance.

Fun Facts

  • Member of the Mercer University faculty since 2016
  • I enjoy spontaneous craft projects, college football, watching superhero movies, playing with my two dogs (a greyhound and a chiweenie, both rescues), being outdoors, and teaching at my alma mater. Go Bears!


Contact Dr. Emilianne Limbrick

(478) 301-2346