Li Zhang has started his independent research at Soochow University!

In January 2024, our former group member, Dr. Li Zhang, has joined Soochow University as a full professor and has established his own research group. Li obtained his PhD degree from Tsinghua University in July 2020, where he was an outstanding graduate. Subsequently, he conducted postdoctoral research in the Ritter group at the Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung in Germany from October 2020 to December 2023.

Li’s research interests focus on mechanistic study of radical reactions, late-stage functionalization, and fluorination. Anyone interested in these areas is encouraged to visit the recruit information at the Zhang group website ( or directly contact Li via e-mail at

Let’s wish Dr. Li a bright future at Soochow University!