Our chemistry

Our research group aims to discover, develop and understand new transition metal-catalyzed reactions. The discovery of fundamentally new transition metal chemistry and its development into practical, catalytic synthetic methods is a theme of our research.

Our Latest Publications


Recent Awards:

Dr. Alexandra Strom 09-2016

September 2016: Dr. Alexandra Strom was awarded an NIH Postdoctoral Fellowship for research in Tim Jamison's research group at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA


August 2017: Dr. Rashad Karimov will begin his new position as an Assistant Professor at Department of Chemistry at Auburn University, Auburn, AL.


May 2017: Dr. Chen Cheng will begin his new position as a Senior Scientist at Merck & Co Inc., San Francisco, CA.


April 2017: Dr. Hiroki Hayashi will begin his new position as an Assistant Professor at Department of Chemistry, Kyushu University, Japan.


December 2016: Dr. Jason Beiger will begin his new position as a Scientist, Medicinal Chemistry at Amgen Cambridge, MA.


September 2016: Dr. Jeffrey Holder will begin his new position as a Life Sciences Specialist at LEK Consulting, Los Angeles CA.


July 2015: Dr. Hee Yeon Cho will begin her new position as an Assistant Professor at Loyola University, Chicago, IL.

Prof. Hartwig will present his following talks in 2017:

March 21: Boulder Scientific Lecture, Colorado State Univ., Boulder, CO

March 29-31: Distinguished Speaker, New York Univ., New York, NY

April 2-5: ACS Meeting, San Francisco, CA

April 21: Swiss Chemical Society Meeting, Bern, Switzerland

April 24: Schulich Lecture, Halfa, Israel

April 26-28: CSP Annual Meeting, Univ. of MN

May 15: Robert Robinson Lecturer, Oxford Univ., Oxford, UK

May 16-19: Int’l Symposium on Green Chemistry, La Rochelle, France

June 5: Bristol-Myers Squibb, New Brunswick, NJ

June 6:Bristol-Myers Squibb Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

July 9-13: EuCOMC Amsterdam, Netherlands

July 23-28: Gordon Research Conference on Organic Reaction, Easton, MA

August 20-23: ACS Meeting, Washington, DC