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

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

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