KTH School of Chemical Science and Engineering
100 44 Stockholm
Tel: +(46)8 - 7908125
Fax: +(46)8 - 7912333
Johan Franzén graduated from Mid Sweden University in 1999 and continued with PhD studies (1999-2004) at Stockholm University under the supervision of Prof. J.-E. Bäckvall. After postdoctoral studies (2004-2005) with Prof. K. A. Jørgensen at Aarhus University he was employed by IsoSep AB, a small company specializing on contract synthesis (2006). At the present he holds an assistant professor position at the Royal Institute of Technology. The current research involves; development of new synthesis methodology for natural product synthesis, enantioselective organocatalysis and enantioselective oxidation.