Prof. Dr. Jin Xie

Jin Xie (谢 劲)







Jin was born in Chongqing, China, in 1985. He received his Bachelor degree from Northeast Forestry University in 2008.   In the same year, he went to Nanjing University and obtained his Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry in 2013 under  the direction of Prof. Chengjian Zhu. After a short stay in the same group, he worked as a postdoctoral research associate in the group of Prof. A. Stephen K. Hashmi at Heidelberg University since 2014. In July 2017, Jin was awarded Nanjing University Dengfeng Talents Plan and joined School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering at NJU as an associate professor to start his independent career.



  • 2017/07 - Present    Associate Professor

       School of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University

  • 2014/03 - 2017/03   Postdoctoral research associate

       Organisch-Chemisches Institut, Heidelberg University (With Prof.  A. Stephen K. Hashmi)

  • 2013/06 - 2014/02   Research associate

      School of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University (With Prof. Chengjian Zhu)

  • 2011/06 - 2013/06  PhD

       School of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University (Supervisor: Prof. Chengjian Zhu)

  • 2008/09 - 2011/05   Master study (without degree)

       School of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University (Supervisor: Prof. Zhizhen Huang)

  • 2004/09 - 2008/09   Bachelor

      Material Science & Engineering College, Northeast Forestry University


Awards & Honors

  •  RSC 2018 Top 1%  Highly Cited Scholars (2019)
  • Jiangsu Funds for Distinguished Young Scholars (2019)
  • Shuangchuang Program of Jiangsu Province (2019)
  • Thieme Chemistry Journals Award (2019)
  • Outstanding Reviewer for ChemComm (2018)
  • 1000-Yonth Talents Plan of China (2017) 
  • Nanjing University Dengfeng Talents Plan (Level B)(2017)
  • Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation, Jiangsu Province (2014)
  • Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation, Nanjing University (2014)
  • College Student of The Year Award, Jiangsu Province (2013)
  • The National Scholarship for Doctoral Students (2013)
  • Scholarship Award for Excellent Doctor Student, Ministry of Education of China (2012)
  • Youth Pioneer Award for Excellent Students, Jiangsu Province (2012)


Professional Activities

Editorial Board of Chinese Journal of Synthetic Chemistry (2019-)

Editorial Board of Heteroatom Chemistry (Wiley,2018-) 

Member of ACS National Award Selection Committee (2017-)
Reviewer for Chem. Rev., Chem. Soc. Rev., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., J. Am. Chem. Soc., ACS Catal., Chem. Commun.,  Org. Lett., Org. Biomol. Chem., J. Org. Chem., Catal. Sci. Technol., ChemCatChem, Gold Bulletin, RSC Adv., Adv. Synth. Catal., Org. Chem. Front., Chin. J. Chem. etc.








Organic Chemistry Experiment 


Scientific Presentations

 A) Research Interest:
• C-H bond functionalization
• Gold catalysis
• Fluorine chemistry
• Controllable radical reactions
• Photoredox catalysis
• Synergistic catalysis


B) Presentations & Invited Lectures:
1. 2018年8月,第十七届青年催化会议邀请报告

2. 2018年10月,第十六届江淮论坛口头报告

3. 2018年10月,兰州化物所苏州研究院邀请报告 (Host professor: Lipeng Wu

4. 2018年10月,南京工业大学先进化学制造研究院邀请报告(Host professor:Zhiliang Shen

5. 2018年11月,中国化学会第二十届全国金属有机化学学术讨论会邀请报告

6. 2018年11月,2018年华东地区催化学术研讨会邀请报告

7. 2018年11月,The First International Synthetic Photochemistry Forum 2018,Invited Lecture

8. 2018年12月,东北林业大学邀请报告(Host Professor:Wenshuai Chen)

9. 2018年12月,哈尔滨工业大学邀请报告(Host professor:Dafa Chen

10. 2018年12月,黑龙江大学邀请报告(Host professor:Guanghui An

11. 2019年4月, 中国化学会第二届全国有机自由基化学会议口头报告

12. 2019年7月,南京中医药大学邀请报告(Host Professor:Zhongquan Liu

13. 2019年8月,中国化学会第十六届全国有机合成化学学术研讨会邀请报告

14. 2019年8月,中国化学会第十六届全国应用化学年会邀请报告

15. 2019年9月,中国化学会第十一届全国有机化学学术会议邀请报告

16. 2019年9月,中国化学会第十六届全国均相催化学术会议, Flash Talk

17. 2019年10月, The First International Symposium on Molecular Recognition and Synthesis, Invited Lecture

18. 2019年10月,Chem-Reaxys Academic Symposium, Invited Lecture

19. 2019年11月,华南理工大学邀请报告 (Host professor:Liangbin Huang)
20. 2019年11月,中山大学逸仙精准高分子研讨会邀请报告

21. 2019年12月,嘉兴学院邀请报告 (Host Professor:Guanyinsheng Qiu)

22. 2019年12月,华东师范大学邀请报告(Host Professor: Ri-Xin Wang)

23. 2020年1月,南京江北新区药谷首届“梦想汇”邀请报告 




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