Marc Devocelle completed a PhD in Organic Chemistry in 1997 at the University of Lille (France) in the laboratory of Prof. Andre Mortreux, under contract with the pharmaceutical company Sanofi. In 1999, he worked as a postdoctoral research fellow in the Department of Chemistry at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, under the direction of Prof. Kevin Nolan. In 2000, he became manager of the HEA-funded Peptide Synthesis Laboratory at the RCSI. He has since been appointed as a Lecturer and Senior Lecturer in 2004 and 2008, respectively, in the Department of Pharmaceutical & Medicinal Chemistry, RCSI.