1996-1999   Ph. D. in Organic Chemistry at Paris XI. Dissertation title: Methodology for the diastereoselective synthesis of 1,3-diols: application to the total synthesis of Dolabelide C. Supervisor : Dr J. Prunet.

1995-1996   Agrégation de Sciences Physiques – Option Chimie (4ème)

1994-1995    MSc of Organic Chemistry at UPMC, Paris VI. Dissertation title: « Synthesis of a precursor for the C cycle of Taxol ». Supervisor : Dr J. Prunet.

1993  BsC s at the Ecole Normale Supérieure of Paris (ENS)



2022 Deputy director of the Chemistry department at the ENS PSL

2023  Research Director at CNRS (DR 1) at the ENS PSL

2016-2022 Research Director at CNRS (DR 2) at the ENS PSL

2012-2016 Researcher at CNRS (CR 1) at the ENS PSL

2011-2023 Professor (Part time) at the Ecole Polytechnique

2010-2012  Researcher at CNRS (CR 1) at the Ecole Polytechnique

2006  Habilitation à diriger des recherches (HDR)

1999-2010 Assistant Professor (Prof. Agrégé détaché) at the ENSTA



143 Publications, 1 Patent and 5 Book Chapters.

Research Interests:

  • Mechanistic studies
  • Metal-catalyzed reactions
  • Molecular Electrochemistry
  • Multicomponent reactions & Isocyanide chemistry