F. Jon Kull

Academic Appointments
  • Rodgers Professor of Chemistry

  • Dean of the Guarini School of Graduate and Advanced Studies

F. Jon Kull '88 is Dean of the Guarini School of Graduate and Advanced Studies at Dartmouth College and the inaugural holder of the Rodgers Professorship at Dartmouth College.

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Burke, Room 304
HB 6128


  • A.B. Dartmouth College
  • Ph.D. University of California at San Francisco

Selected Publications

  • Markham LE, Tolbert JD, Kull FJ, Midgett, CR, Micalizio GC. (2021) An enantiodefined conformationally constrained fatty acid mimetic and potent inhibitor of ToxT. ACS Medicinal Chemistry Letters. 2021, 12, 9, 1493-1497.

  • Midgett CR, Talbot KM, Day JL, Munson GP, Kull FJ. (2021) Structure of the master regulator Rns reveals an inhibitor of enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli virulence regulons. Sci Rep. 2021 Aug 2;11(1):15663. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-95123-2. PubMed PMID: 34341412; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8329261.

  • Midgett CR, Swindell RA, Pellegrini M, Kull FJ. (2020) A disulfide constrains the ToxR periplasmic domain structure, altering its interactions with ToxS and bile-salts. Sci Rep. 2020 Jun 2;10(1):9002. PubMed PMID: 32488093; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7265457.

  • Cruite JT,  Kovacikova G, Clark KA, Woodbrey AK, Skorupski K, Kull FJ. (2019) Structural basis for virulence regulation in Vibrio cholerae by unsaturated fatty acid components of bile. Communications Biology, volume 2, Article number: 440.

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