School of Chemistry

JOËLLE

Joelle Prunet

Dr. Joëlle Prunet attended the Ecole Normale Supérieure (Paris) as an undergraduate and worked under the supervision or Professor Marc Julia during her Master, then obtained her Ph.D. from Harvard University with Professor David A. Evans in 1993. Afterwards she joined the CNRS as Chargée de Recherche at the Ecole Polytechnique. In 2002 she was awarded the Bronze Medal from the CNRS, and the following year she was promoted to Directrice de Recherche and obtained a teaching position at the Ecole Polytechnique. In 2009, she was appointed to the University of Glasgow. Her research interests include:

DIPLOMAS
1984–1987: Ecole Normale Supérieure
Master of Chemistry
Research in the laboratory of Professor Marc Julia at Ecole Normale Supérieure:
synthesis of the spiroketal portion of antihelmintic Avermectin.
1987–1993: Harvard University
Ph.D. with Professor David A. Evans
Studies directed towards the synthesis of polyacetate-derived natural products.
1999: Université Paris-Sud Orsay
Habilitation à Diriger les Recherches
 
RESEARCH
1993–2003: Laboratory of Organic Synthesis (DCSO), Ecole Polytechnique, Paris
Chargée de Recherche, CNRS (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique)
2003–2009: Laboratory of Organic Synthesis (DCSO), Ecole Polytechnique, Paris
Directrice de Recherche, CNRS (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique)
2009–present: University of Glasgow
Senior Lecturer
 
TEACHING
2003–2013: Ecole Polytechnique, Paris
Professeur Chargée de Cours
2010–2018: University of Glasgow
Head of Organic Teaching
 
MISCELLANEOUS
2002: Bronze medallist, CNRS
  Member of the Board of the Organic Division of the French Chemical Society
  Member of the Board of the French-Japanese Society of Fine and Medicinal Chemistry
2010: Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science Fellowship
2019: Member of the Advisory Board of Organic Letters

 

 
joelle.prunet@glasgow.ac.uk