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

Laulhé, Sébastien, et al. “Exhaustive Suzuki-Miyaura reactions of polyhalogenated heteroarenes with alkyl boronic pinacol esters.Chemical Communications (Cambridge, England), vol. 53, no. 53, June 2017, pp. 7270–73. Epmc, doi:10.1039/c7cc00997f. Full Text

Craig, Robert A., et al. “Enantioselective, Convergent Synthesis of the Ineleganolide Core by a Tandem Annulation Cascade.Chemical Science, vol. 8, no. 1, Jan. 2017, pp. 507–14. Epmc, doi:10.1039/c6sc03347d. Full Text

Laulhé, Sébastien, et al. “Selective and Serial Suzuki-Miyaura Reactions of Polychlorinated Aromatics with Alkyl Pinacol Boronic Esters.Organic Letters, vol. 18, no. 17, Sept. 2016, pp. 4440–43. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acs.orglett.6b02323. Full Text

Bess, Elizabeth N., et al. “Analyzing site selectivity in Rh2(esp)2-catalyzed intermolecular C-H amination reactions.Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 136, no. 15, Apr. 2014, pp. 5783–89. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ja5015508. Full Text Open Access Copy

Roizen, Jennifer L., et al. “ChemInform Abstract: Selective Intermolecular Amination of C-H Bonds at Tertiary Carbon Centers.Cheminform, vol. 45, no. 13, Wiley, Apr. 2014, p. no-no. Crossref, doi:10.1002/chin.201413051. Full Text

Liu, Yiyang, et al. “Formal total syntheses of classic natural product target molecules via palladium-catalyzed enantioselective alkylation.Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry, vol. 10, Jan. 2014, pp. 2501–12. Epmc, doi:10.3762/bjoc.10.261. Full Text

Flender, C., et al. “Speciation and decomposition pathways of ruthenium catalysts used for selective C-H hydroxylation.” Chemical Science, vol. 5, no. 8, Jan. 2014, pp. 3309–14. Scopus, doi:10.1039/c4sc01050g. Full Text

Roizen, Jennifer L., et al. “Selective Intermolecular Amination of CH Bonds at Tertiary Carbon Centers.” Angewandte Chemie, vol. 125, no. 43, Wiley, Oct. 2013, pp. 11553–56. Crossref, doi:10.1002/ange.201304238. Full Text

Roizen, Jennifer L., et al. “Selective intermolecular amination of C-H bonds at tertiary carbon centers.Angewandte Chemie (International Ed. in English), vol. 52, no. 43, Oct. 2013, pp. 11343–46. Epmc, doi:10.1002/anie.201304238. Full Text

Craig, Robert A., et al. “Enantioselective synthesis of a hydroxymethyl-cis-1,3-cyclopentenediol building block.Organic Letters, vol. 14, no. 22, Nov. 2012, pp. 5716–19. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ol3027297. Full Text