SYNTHESIS Welcomes New Editorial Board Member Prof. Jung Min Joo

As of January 1, 2023, Professor Jung Min Joo from the Pusan National University (Rep. of Korea) will become an Editorial Board member of SYNTHESIS.

Jung Min Joo graduated from Seoul National University in 2003 and received her PhD from Princeton University in 2008 (advisor: Prof. Chulbom Lee). After a postdoc at Columbia University (advisor: Prof. Dalibor Sames) and two years in industry at Eli Lilly, she returned to Korea to Pusan National University where she grew through the ranks of Assistant and Associate Professor. Since 2022, she is appointed as Full Professor in the Department of Chemistry. Her main research focus is on transition-metal-catalyzed electrosynthesis reactions including C–H and C–X functionalization, asymmetric synthesis, and the activation of small molecules.


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It is a pleasure to welcome Prof. Jung Min Joo on the SYNTHESIS Editorial Board. We look forward to a successful collaboration with her in the future!




SYNTHESIS is an international, single-anonymous peer-reviewed, full-paper journal devoted to the advancement of the science of chemical synthesis. It covers all fields of organic chemistry involving synthesis, including catalysis, organometallic, medicinal, biological, and photochemistry, but also related disciplines.


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