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

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

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