Florida Gulf Coast University
United States of America
Postdoctoral Fellow, Organic Synthesis, The University of Texas at Austin, 2009-2013 Doctor of Philosophy, Organic Chemistry, Johns Hopkins University, 2009 Master of Arts, Chemistry, Johns Hopkins University, 2006 Bachelor of Science, Chemistry, ACS Certified, Rhodes College, 2003
New asymmetric chemical methods in organic synthesis
“Bifunctional Asymmetric Catalysis of Ketene Reactions; Methodology and Target Synthesis.” Talk given at: (a) MIT, 4/6/2009; (b) UT-Austin, 4/17/2009; (c) JHU, 6/17/2009.
“Enantioselective, Bifunctional Catalysis of Halolactonizations, and the Formal Total Synthesis of Stemofoline.” Talk given at The Lieber Institute of JHMI, June 7, 2013.
“Vicinal Difunctionalization of C=C Double Bonds.” Talk given at: (a) ACS Conference, Aug 2013; (b) FGCU, Jan 2014; (c) Coker College, Jan 2014; (d) Manhattan College, Feb 2014