Group Alumni

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Postdoctoral Researchers

Jian He (2009–2013)

Postdoc, Washington University in St. Louis (Prof. Marcus Foston)
Group Papers: J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132, 13848–13857; J. Org. Chem. 2010, 75, 8627–8636; Org. Biomol. Chem. 2012, 10, 3398–3405; J. Mater. Chem. C 2013, 15, 6714–6722; Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 7245–7248

Wade Leu (2009–2013)

Postdoc, Durham University (Prof. Andy Whiting)
Group Papers: J. Org. Chem. 2012, 77, 2285–2298; Org. Lett. 2013, 15, 3762–3765; J. Phys. Org. Chem. 2014, 27, 661–669

Muhammad Younus (2008–2009)

Professor, Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (Bangladesh)

Graduate Students

Gopi Nath Vemuri (2014–2019)

Ph.D. (2019), Postdoc, LSU (Prof. Jimmy Lawrence)
Group Papers: Org. Biomol. Chem. 2017, 15, 845–851; Chem. Sci. 2018, 9, 8260–8270

Zach Kinney (2013–2018)

Ph.D. (2018), Postdoc, Case Western Reserve University (Prof. John Protasiewicz)
Group Papers: Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 7245–7248; J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139, 4821–4827; Org. Lett. 2018, 20, 3327–3331; Chem. Sci. 2018, 9, 8260–8270; Chem. Sci. 2019, 10, 9057–9068

Fengfeng Ren (2011–2018)

Ph.D. (2018), Empirical Laboratories
Group Papers: Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 8620–8623

Paul Repasky (2012–2016)

Ph.D. (2016), Heraeus Inc.
Group Papers: J. Phys. Chem. B 2016, 120, 2829–2837

Meng Chu (2010–2016)

Ph.D. (2016)
Group Papers: J. Org. Chem. 2014, 79, 9009–9017; Org. Biomol. Chem. 2017, 15, 845–851

Sanyo Mathew (2010–2014)

Ph.D. (2014), Sirrus Chemistry
Group Papers: Macromolecules 2011, 44, 8425–8432; Org. Biomol. Chem. 2012, 10, 3398–3405; J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 6714–6722; J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 16666–16675; Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 7245–7248

Ashley Scioneaux (2008–2011)

M.S. (2011), Nalco
Group Papers: J. Org. Chem. 2014, 79, 9009–9017

Jason Crase (2007–2010)

M.S. (2010), Patheon Pharmaceuticals
Group Papers: J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132, 13848–13857

Amanda Fritz (2007–2009)

M.S. (2010), Dow Agrosciences
Group Papers: J. Org. Chem. 2012, 77, 2285–2298

Undergraduate Students

Zoe Edelmann (2018–2019)

Run Jiang (2016–2019)

Connor Yezierski (2017–2019)

Afton Chemical

David Reitenbach (2018)

Hehe (Frank) Wang (2016–2018)

Graduate Student, Stony Brook University

Brian Spinello (2015–2018)

Graduate Student, University of Texas at Austin
Group Papers: Org. Biomol. Chem. 2017, 15, 845–851; Chem. Sci. 2018, 9, 8260–8270

Connor Henry (2015–2017)

Smithfield Foods

Sam Hudson (2015–2017)

Rathiesh Pandian (2016–2017)

Graduate Student, Case Western Reserve University
Group Papers: Chem. Sci. 2018, 9, 8260–8270

Alexis Knight (2016–2017)

Aditya Singh (2016–2017)

Joe Dowling (2014–2015)

Graduate student, Colorado State University

Han Dong (2013–2015)

ChemEOR, Inc.
Group Papers: Org. Biomol. Chem. 2017, 15, 845–851

Kody Day (2014–2015)

Alkermes
Group Papers: Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 8620–8623

Morgan Sunshein (2014–2015)

Ethan Campbell (2015)

Kelsey Cook (2012–2014)

Medical student, University of Cincinnati

Tori Seto (2014)

Jack Schirmer (2012–2014)

Wyatt Andrasik (2012–2013)

Vivien Clayton (2012–2013)

Graduate student, University of Pennsylvania

Emma Kunimoto (2013)

Patrick McHenry (2013)

Dan Ward (2011–2013)

Law student, Vanderbilt

Sean Bresler (2010–2012)

Graduate student, Emory University

Stephan Grundy (2009–2012)

M.Sc. Biomedical Science student, University of Strathclyde
Group Papers: J. Chem. Educ. 2011, 88, 1133–1136; Org. Biomol. Chem. 2012, 10, 3398–3405

Amanda Wilson (2009–2012)

Chemist, AkzoNobel

Sarah Cornett (2009–2011)

Peace Corps
Group Papers: Org. Biomol. Chem. 2012, 10, 3398–3405

Katie Digianantonio (2008–2011)

Graduate student, Princeton
Group Papers: J. Org. Chem. 2012, 77, 2285–2298

Jake Gregg (2010–2011)

Conor Craft (2008–2010)

Law student, University of Illinois

John Fadel (2008)

Tom Sullivan (2008)

Ben Weichmann (2008)

NSF REU Students

Angelica Dibble (2018)

Areon Smith (2016)

Erika Stopler (2016)

Group Papers: Chem. Sci. 2018, 9, 8260–8270

Rachel Warrell (2013)

Group Papers: Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 7245–7248

Zach Kinney (2012)

(Also completed Ph.D. in the group)
Group Papers: Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 7245–7248; J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139, 4821–4827; Org. Lett. 2018, 20, 3327–3331; Chem. Sci. 2018, 9, 8260–8270; Chem. Sci. 2019, 10, 9057–9068

James Molina (2012)

Group Papers: Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 7245–7248

Cherrelle Dugger (2011)

Group Papers: J. Mater. Chem. C 2013, 15, 6714–6722

Chemistry Education Research Cognate Students

Adam Schafer (2016–2019)

Member of the Yezierski research group
Group Papers: J. Chem. Educ. 2019, 96, 1230–1235

Maia Popova (2014–2015)

From the Bretz Group
Group Papers: J. Chem. Educ. 2016, 93, 1096–1099

Jana Jensen (2009–2010)

From the Bretz Group
Group Papers: J. Chem. Educ. 2011, 88, 1133–1136

Summer Researchers

Jennifer Tesak (2009)

Nicole Suttles (2008)