Zhe Zhou, Ph.D.

ZZ received his Ph.D. in organic chemistry from University of Hawaii at Manoa under the guidance of Professor Marcus A. Tius in 2015 and joined the Kürti group in 2016. 

ZZ worked on natural product total synthesis during his Ph.D. study and is currently working on methodology development.

 

 

 

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Juha Siitonen, Ph.D.

Juha recieved his Ph.D. in organic chemistry with a minor in education from University of Jyväskylä, Finland under the guidance of Professor Petri Pihko in 2018, and joined the Kürti group after his graduation as a Wiess teaching postdoctoral fellow.

Juha worked on natural product total synthesis during his Ph.D. studies and is currently working on method development, physical organic chemistry and chemistry education.


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Yaojia Jiang, Ph.D.

Yaojia joined the group as a visiting assistant professor from the Nanjing Tech University, China in 2019.

Yaojia is working on enantioselective catalysis.

Nicole Erin Behnke, Graduate Student

Nicole received her B.S. in chemistry from University of Texas at Austin in 2016 and joined the Kürti group in July 2016.

 

 

 

 

 

Kaitlyn Lovato, Graduate Student

Kaitlyn received her B.S. in chemistry from Loyola University Chicago in 2016 and joined the Kürti group in July 2016.