Dr. Jennifer Roizen

Program Manager
Solar Photochemistry
Fuels from Sunlight Hub

Office of Basic Energy Sciences SC-32.1/Germantown Building
U.S. Department of Energy
1000 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20585-1290

E-Mail: jennifer.roizen@science.doe.gov


Dr. Roizen serves as a program manager for the Solar Photochemistry program and the Fuels from Sunlight Hub in the Chemical Sciences, Geosciences and Biosciences Division. Dr. Roizen is also a member of the International Advisory Board for Angewandte Chemie. Prior to joining the DOE in 2021, Dr. Roizen led an NIH-funded laboratory in the Department of Chemistry at Duke University. Her research laboratory pioneered radical-mediated sulfamate ester- and sulfamide-guided C-H functionalization methods, including photo- and electrochemically-driven approaches. Duke University recognized the high quality of her mentoring strategies with a 2020 Dean’s Award for Excellence in Mentoring. Prior to joining the academic faculty, Dr. Roizen was supported as an NIH- and CMAD-Postdoctoral Fellow at Stanford University

Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry, California Institute of Technology, 2010
B.A. in Chemistry, Williams College, 2003