Justin Mohr

 JustinT. Mohr

Justin T. Mohr

  • Courses 3
  • Reviews 28
Nov 2, 2019
Textbook used: Yes
Would take again: No
For Credit: Yes


Not Mandatory



I did not find that Professor Mohr's lectures were helpful and well explained. The tests are extremely hard you will need to study hard for it. Passing this class is hard because I feel like the content was not specified and the grades are weighted heavily on the tests.


University of Illinois Chicago - Chemistry


  • 2003

    American Chemical Society

    Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

    Dissertation Title: \"Enantioselective Reactions of Palladium Enolates\"

    Organic Chemistry

    California Institute of Technology

  • 1999


    Honors Thesis Title: \"Thiophene Carbinols as Scaffolds for Potential Polyol Anesthetics\"

    Chemistry (Plan A)

    Dartmouth College

  • Biochemistry

    Organic Chemistry

    Drug Discovery

    Organic Synthesis


    Natural Products


    Medicinal Chemistry

    High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)



    NMR Spectroscopy

    Total Synthesis

    Mass Spectrometry


    Formal total syntheses of classic natural product target molecules via palladium-catalyzed enantioselective alkylation

    Scott Virgil

    Masaki Seto

    Corey Reeves

    Jacquie Mallette

    Marc Liniger

    Yiyang Liu

    Beilstein J. Org. Chem.

    Full author list: Yiyang Liu

    Marc Liniger

    Ryan M. McFadden

    Jenny L. Roizen

    Jacquie Malette

    \nCorey M. Reeves

    Douglas C. Behenna

    Masaki Seto

    Jimin Kim

    Justin T. Mohr

    \nScott C. Virgil and Brian M. Stoltz

    Formal total syntheses of classic natural product target molecules via palladium-catalyzed enantioselective alkylation

    Jenny Martinez

    Regiodivergent Halogenation of Vinylogous Esters: One-Pot

    Transition Metal-Free Access to Differentiated Haloresorcinols

    Toyoki Nishimata

    Smaranda Marinescu

    Org. Lett.

    Homogeneous Pd-Catalyzed Enantioselective Decarboxylative Protonation

    Practical Regioselective Halogenation of Vinylogous Esters: Synthesis of Differentiated mono-Haloresorcinols and Polyhalogenated Resorcinols

    Preparation of (S)-tert-ButylPHOX

    Benjamin Cravatt

    Gregory Fu

    Maria López-Alberca

    Maximilian Dochnahl

    Jacob Berlin

    Ku-Lung Hsu

    Sherry Niessen

    Daniel Bachovchin

    Competitive Activity-Based Protein Profiling Identifies Aza-β-Lactams as a Versatile Chemotype for Serine Hydrolase Inhibition

    Cu-Catalyzed Stereoselective γ-Alkylation of Enones

    +17 others

    Full author list:\nDouglas Behenna

    Justin Mohr

    Nathaniel Sherden

    Smaranda Marinescu

    Andrew Harned

    Kousuke Tani

    Masaki Seto

    Sandy Ma

    Zoltán Novák

    Michael Krout

    Ryan McFadden

    Jennifer Roizen

    John Enquist


    David White

    Samantha Levine

    Krastina Petrova

    Akihiko Iwashita

    Scott Virgil

    Brian Stoltz

    Enantioselective Decarboxylative Alkylation Reactions: Catalyst Development

    Substrate Scope

    and Mechanistic Studies

    Preparation of (S)-2-Allyl-2-methylcyclohexanone

    Direct Regioselective γ-Amination of Enones

    Regiocontrolled Oxidative C–C Coupling of Dienol Ethers and 1

    3-Dicarbonyl Compounds

    William Goddard


    Jonas Oxgaard

    Robert Nielsen

    Smaranda Marinescu

    Sandy Ma

    The Reaction Mechanism of the Enantioselective Tsuji Allylation: Inner-Sphere and Outer-Sphere Pathways

    Internal Rearrangements

    and Asymmetric C–C Bond Formation

    Copper-Catalyzed γ-Sulfonylation of α

    β-Unsaturated Carbonyl Compounds by Means of Silyl Dienol Ethers

    Natural products as inspiration for the development of asymmetric catalysis

    Catalytic Enantioselective Stereoablative Reactions: An Unexploited Approach to Enantioselective Catalysis

    Enantioselective protonation

    Cascade Mn-mediated γ-Alkylation/oxa-Michael Addition of Enones with 1


    Krastina Petrova

    Org. Lett.

    Enantioselective Total Synthesis of (+)-Cassiol

    Enantioselective Tsuji Allylations

    +12 others

    Daniel Bachovchin

    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci U.S.A

    Full author list:\nDaniel Bachovchin

    Justin Mohr

    Anna Spears

    Chu Wang

    Jacob Berlin

    Timothy Spicer

    Virneliz Fernandez-Vega

    Peter Chase

    Peter Hodder

    Stephan Schürer

    Daniel Nomura

    Hugh Rosen

    Gregory Fu

    Benjamin Cravatt

    Academic cross-fertilization by public screening yields a remarkable class of protein phosphatase methylesterase-1 inhibitors



    University of Illinois at Chicago

    California Institute of Technology

    University of Illinois at Chicago

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Graduate Student with Prof. Brian Stoltz

    California Institute of Technology

    Postdoctoral Fellow

    Postdoctoral Fellow with Prof. Gregory Fu


CHEM 223

2 (1)

CHEM 232

3 (14)


CHEM 234

4.4 (13)