Jeffrey Buter
  • Zernikeplein 11, Van Doorenveste

    9747 Groningen


Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

Candidates are always encouraged to apply. Please feel free to inquire about the possibilities for a PhD within 'Chemistry of the Life Sciences with Medical Applications'.
I am happy to assist in writing PhD and Postdoctoral fellowships.


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Personal profile

Personal profile

I am a passionate organic chemist who is excited about molecules and 'chemistry of the life sciences'. My aims are to perform excellent applied and impactful research while providing an exciting and excellent training ground for our students.

Research Interests

Organic Chemistry, Catalysis, Natural Products, Medicinal Chemistry, Natural Product Isolation, Chemical Biology, Tuberculosis, Infectious Disease, Green Chemistry


Organic Chemistry

Laboratory Supervision

Professional Information

Former Research Positions:

Postdoctoral Fellowship (2018-2022)

Research: Organic Chemistry, Catalysis, Chemical Biology

Institution: University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands

Stratingh Institute for Chemistry

Supervisor: Prof. Ben L. Feringa


Postdoctoral Fellowship (2016-2018)

Research: Chemical Biology, Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Institution: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston (MA), United States of America

Division of Rheumatology, Inflammation, and Immunity

Supervisor: Branch Moody (MD)


Feel free to contact me at: j.buter[at]

Education/Academic qualification

Organic Chemistry, Doctor of Philosophy, On the total synthesis of terpenes containing quaternary stereocenters, University of Groningen

Award Date: 10 Jun 2016

Organic Chemistry, Master of Chemistry, University of Groningen

Award Date: 29 Jul 2011

Chemistry (miscellaneous), Bachelor of Science, Hanze University of Applied Sciences

Award Date: 18 Jul 2008


  • QD Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Chemical Biology
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Lipid Chemistry
  • Total Synthesis
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Natural Products


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