Researcher Profile

Zoltan Szekely, PhD

Associate II Member, Cancer Pharmacology Program

Member since 2014

Academic Appointment

Research Professor of Pharmaceutics
Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey


Director, Chemical Biology Core Facility

Research Interests

  • Antibody-drug conjugates, focusing on linkers and drugs
  • Tumor hypoxia and its application for prodrug design
  • Sequence selective DNA-targeting agents
  • Drug delivery by nanoparticles and bio-conjugates
  • Drug design
  • High-throughput synthesis of small molecules and peptides

Selected Publications

The content for this Researcher Profile is maintained by Paul Novembre (


precision medicine at Rutgers Cancer Institute







Donate Now








Proud member of
Big Ten Cancer Research Consortium



Rutgers Health