Author Archives: jonathanclayden

Research group

Current members

Prof Jonathan Clayden

Dr Matteo De Poli

Dr Bryden Le Bailly

Francis Lister

Samantha Staniland

Dan Leonard

Romina Wechsel

Josep Mas Roselló

Dr Julien Maury

Michael Tomsett

Wojciech Zawodny

Dr Julien Brioche

Romain Costil

Dr John Ward

Dr Cath Adam

Dr Katharina Gratzer

Sam Cattell

Dr Johnathan Matlock

Jess Hall

Former members

Liam Byrne

Rachel Atkinson

Fernando Fernández Nieto

Ana Carrasco Gento

Vinvent Diemer

Sarah Pike

Jenn Jones

Mary Okoh

Edmund Burke

Gaëlle Mingat

Philipp Aaron Ottersbach

Tony Overy

Rob Brown

Nadia Fleary-Roberts

Mike Tait

Richard Bissell

Daniele Castagnolo

Nicole Volz

Marta De Zotti

Beatrice Bechi

Renzo Luisi

Jemma Senczyszyn

Anne Fournier

Teresa Lafuente

Hatice Berber

Simon Herbert

James Clayton

Julien Lefranc

Daniel Tetlow

Jonathan Beadle

Morgan Donnard

Nelson Gímenez

Ole Schütte

Paul MacLellan

Gilles Lemière

Jordi Solà

Thomas Boddaert

Marju Laars

Rebecca Harvey

Abigail Page

Simon Sedehizadeh

Erik Gálvez

Alexis Escavy

Steve Fletcher

Alejandro Castellanos

Julie Toueg

Ol’ga Karlubíková

Heloise Brice

James Senior

Alberto Minassi

Michele Mancinelli

Uli Hennecke

Damian Grainger

Wes Moran

Renaud Bach

Laurent Chabaud

Sean Parris

Stephen Rowbottom

Hazel Turner

Mark Pickworth

Ben Read

Chris Worrall

Lluís Vallverdú

Jérémy Dufour

Gareth Arnott

Tim Snape

Mark Betson

Neoclis Vassiliou

Chris Stimson

Ho Kam (Ben) Lam

Loïc Lemiègre

Cristina Luján

Nuria Cabedo

Thomas Adler

Rachel Turnbull

Faye Knowles

Stuiart Hamilton

Ann Bracegirdle

David Watson

Katherine Hebditch

Przemyslaw Kubinski

Andrew Lund

Savroop Purewal

Yann Foricher

Martin Kenworthy

Christel Menet

Federica Sammiceli

Felix Major

Julia Zinngrebe

Latifa Youssef

Lupe Silvero

Alexander Grube

David Mitjans

Lai Wah Lai

Samreen Yasin

Kirill Tchabanenko

Ryan Bragg

Paul Johnson

Anjum Ahmed

Catherine McCarthy

Chris Galliford

Jennifer Pink

Neil Westlund

Jonathan’s CV

Biography

2015-present: Professor of Chemistry, University of Bristol

2001-2015: Professor of Organic Chemistry, University of Manchester

2000-2001: Reader in Chemistry, University of Manchester

1994-2000: Lecturer in Chemistry, University of Manchester

1992-1994: Royal Society Western European Research Fellow and Post-doc with Prof Marc Julia at the École Normale Supérieure, Paris on transition metal catalysed reactions of sulfones, and carbenoid chemistry

1989-1992: PhD at University of Cambridge with Dr Stuart Warren on asymmetric synthesis using phosphine oxide chemistry

1986-1989: BA (Natural Sciences) at Churchill College, University of Cambridge

1968: Born: Kampala, Uganda

Awards

2011: Royal Society Wolfson Reserch Merit Award

2011: Merck Award of the Royal Society of Chemistry

2009: Leverhulme Research Fellowship

2006: Hickinbottom Fellowship of the Royal Society of Chemistry

2006: Stereochemistry Prize of the Royal Society of Chemistry

2004: Novartis European Young Investigator Award

2003: Corday-Morgan Medal of the Royal Society of Chemistry

2003-4: Royal Society Leverhulme Senior Research Fellow

2001: Pfizer Prize

2001: AstraZeneca Prize

1998: GlaxoWellcome Prize for Innovative Organic Chemistry

1997: Meldola Medal of the Royal Society of Chemistry

Named Lectureships and Visiting Professorships

2013: Visiting professor, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris VI

2012: AstraZeneca Lecturer, University of Montréal

2008: Merck-Frosst Lecturer, Toronto/Montréal

2006: Frank Warren Lecturer, Cape Town

2006: Visiting Professor, Università degli studi di Firenze, Italy

2005: Ginsburg Lecturer, Technion-Haifa Institue of Technology, Israel

2005: Visiting professor, École Européenne de Chimie, Polymères, Matériaux, Strasbourg, France

2003: Visiting professor, Université de Bordeaux I, France

2000, 2001: Visiting professor, Institut pour la Recherche en Chimie Organique Fine, Université de Rouen and Institut National des Sciences Appliquées, Rouen, France

Jonathan Clayden

Biography

2015-present: Professor of Chemistry, University of Bristol

2001-2015: Professor of Organic Chemistry, University of Manchester

2000-2001: Reader in Chemistry, University of Manchester

1994-2000: Lecturer in Chemistry, University of Manchester

1992-1994: Royal Society Western European Research Fellow and Post-doc with Prof Marc Julia at the École Normale Supérieure, Paris on transition metal catalysed reactions of sulfones, and carbenoid chemistry

1989-1992: PhD at University of Cambridge with Dr Stuart Warren on asymmetric synthesis using phosphine oxide chemistry

1986-1989: BA (Natural Sciences) at Churchill College, University of Cambridge

1968: Born: Kampala, Uganda

Awards

2011: Royal Society Wolfson Reserch Merit Award

2011: Merck Award of the Royal Society of Chemistry

2009: Leverhulme Research Fellowship

2006: Hickinbottom Fellowship of the Royal Society of Chemistry

2006: Stereochemistry Prize of the Royal Society of Chemistry

2004: Novartis European Young Investigator Award

2003: Corday-Morgan Medal of the Royal Society of Chemistry

2003-4: Royal Society Leverhulme Senior Research Fellow

2001: Pfizer Prize

2001: AstraZeneca Prize

1998: GlaxoWellcome Prize for Innovative Organic Chemistry

1997: Meldola Medal of the Royal Society of Chemistry

Named Lectureships and Visiting Professorships

2013: Visiting professor, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris VI

2012: AstraZeneca Lecturer, University of Montréal

2008: Merck-Frosst Lecturer, Toronto/Montréal

2006: Frank Warren Lecturer, Cape Town

2006: Visiting Professor, Università degli studi di Firenze, Italy

2005: Ginsburg Lecturer, Technion-Haifa Institue of Technology, Israel

2005: Visiting professor, École Européenne de Chimie, Polymères, Matériaux, Strasbourg, France

2003: Visiting professor, Université de Bordeaux I, France

2000, 2001: Visiting professor, Institut pour la Recherche en Chimie Organique Fine, Université de Rouen and Institut National des Sciences Appliquées, Rouen, France