Faculty Profiles

Michael J. Therien
William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Chemistry in Trinity College of Arts and Sciences
5330 French Family Science Cen, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-1670
(919) 660-1605



NIH Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Chemistry, California Institute of Technology 1987 - 1990

Ph.D., University of California at San Diego 1987

B.S., University of St. Andrews (Scotland) 1982

Research Areas:
Synthesis, Physical, Biomolecular Structure and Function, Inorganic, Organic, Nanoscience and Materials

Hagopian, RA, Therien, MJ, and Murdoch, JR. "Synthesis of amines through nucleophilic addition on nitrogen." Journal of the American Chemical Society 106.19 (1984): 5753-5754.

Hanessian, S, Ugolini, A, and Therien, M. "Stereocontrolled synthesis of the spiro ketal unit of avermectin B1a aglycon." The Journal of Organic Chemistry 48.23 (November 1983): 4427-4430. Full Text

Hanessian, S, Roy, R, Therien, M, and Delorme, D. "Synthesis of 4-amino-4(S)-dihydrospectinomycin." The Journal of antibiotics 34.3 (March 1981): 350-352.