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

Ayer, Suraj K., and J. L. Roizen. “Sulfamate Esters Guide C(3)-Selective Xanthylation of Alkanes.The Journal of Organic Chemistry, vol. 84, no. 6, Mar. 2019, pp. 3508–23. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acs.joc.9b00105. Full Text

Craig, Robert A., et al. “Correction: Enantioselective, convergent synthesis of the ineleganolide core by a tandem annulation cascade.Chemical Science, vol. 10, no. 4, Jan. 2019, pp. 1254–55. Epmc, doi:10.1039/c8sc90236d. Full Text

Mack, J. B. C., et al. “Rhodium-Catalyzed C-H Amination: A Case Study of Selectivity in C-H Functionalization Reactions.” Journal of Chemical Education, vol. 95, no. 12, Dec. 2018, pp. 2243–48. Scopus, doi:10.1021/acs.jchemed.7b00697. Full Text

Blackburn, J. Miles, and Jennifer L. Roizen. “Easy access to elusive radical reactions.Science (New York, N.Y.), vol. 362, no. 6411, Oct. 2018, pp. 157–58. Epmc, doi:10.1126/science.aav0574. Full Text

Shehata, Mina F., et al. “Iron(MCP) Complexes Catalyze Aziridination with Olefins As Limiting Reagents.The Journal of Organic Chemistry, vol. 83, no. 9, May 2018, pp. 5072–81. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acs.joc.8b00402. Full Text

Short, Melanie A., et al. “Sulfamate Esters Guide Selective Radical-Mediated Chlorination of Aliphatic C−H Bonds.” Angewandte Chemie, vol. 130, no. 1, Wiley, Jan. 2018, pp. 302–05. Crossref, doi:10.1002/ange.201710322. Full Text

Short, Melanie A., et al. “Sulfamate Esters Guide Selective Radical-Mediated Chlorination of Aliphatic C-H Bonds.Angewandte Chemie (International Ed. in English), vol. 57, no. 1, Jan. 2018, pp. 296–99. Epmc, doi:10.1002/anie.201710322. Full Text

Roizen, Jennifer L., et al. “Model Studies To Access the [6,7,5,5]-Core of Ineleganolide Using Tandem Translactonization-Cope or Cyclopropanation-Cope Rearrangements as Key Steps.The Journal of Organic Chemistry, vol. 82, no. 24, Dec. 2017, pp. 13051–67. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acs.joc.7b02030. Full Text

Blackburn, J. Miles, et al. “Synthesis of N-Substituted Sulfamate Esters from Sulfamic Acid Salts by Activation with Triphenylphosphine Ditriflate.Organic Letters, vol. 19, no. 21, Nov. 2017, pp. 6012–15. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acs.orglett.7b03059. Full Text