Faculty Profiles

Jennifer Roizen
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
1104 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27701
(919) 660-9438
(919) 660-1605



Postdoctoral Fellow, Chemistry, Stanford University 2010 - 2013

Ph.D., California Institute of Technology 2009

B.A., Williams College 2003

Research Areas:
Synthesis, Inorganic, Organic

Flender, C, Adams, AM, Roizen, JL, McNeill, E, Du Bois, J, and Zare, RN. "Speciation and decomposition pathways of ruthenium catalysts used for selective C–H hydroxylation." Chem. Sci. 5.8 (2014): 3309-3314. Full Text

Roizen, JL, Zalatan, DN, and Du Bois, J. "Selective Intermolecular Amination of CH Bonds at Tertiary Carbon Centers." Angewandte Chemie 125.43 (October 18, 2013): 11553-11556. Full Text

Roizen, JL, Zalatan, DN, and Du Bois, J. "Selective intermolecular amination of C-H bonds at tertiary carbon centers." Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 52.43 (October 18, 2013): 11343-11346. Full Text

Craig, RA, Roizen, JL, Smith, RC, Jones, AC, and Stoltz, BM. "Enantioselective synthesis of a hydroxymethyl-cis-1,3-cyclopentenediol building block." Org Lett 14.22 (November 16, 2012): 5716-5719. Full Text

Perry, RH, Cahill, TJ, Roizen, JL, Du Bois, J, and Zare, RN. "Capturing fleeting intermediates in a catalytic C-H amination reaction cycle." Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109.45 (November 6, 2012): 18295-18299. Full Text

Roizen, JL, Harvey, ME, and Du Bois, J. "Metal-catalyzed nitrogen-atom transfer methods for the oxidation of aliphatic C-H bonds." Acc Chem Res 45.6 (June 19, 2012): 911-922. Full Text

Behenna, DC, Mohr, JT, Sherden, NH, Marinescu, SC, Harned, AM, Tani, K, Seto, M, Ma, S, Novák, Z, Krout, MR, McFadden, RM, Roizen, JL, Enquist, JA, White, DE, Levine, SR, Petrova, KV, Iwashita, A, Virgil, SC, and Stoltz, BM. "Enantioselective decarboxylative alkylation reactions: catalyst development, substrate scope, and mechanistic studies." Chemistry 17.50 (December 9, 2011): 14199-14223. Full Text

Smith, TE, Kuo, W-H, Balskus, EP, Bock, VD, Roizen, JL, Theberge, AB, Carroll, KA, Kurihara, T, and Wessler, JD. "ChemInform Abstract: Total Synthesis of (-)-Hennoxazole A (I)." ChemInform 39.20 (May 13, 2008). Full Text