Curriculum vitae

Main Research Areas
  • method development - organic synthesis
  • natural product synthesis
  • structure elucidation
Professional Career

2016-2019 Master of Science – Chemistry, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jen
Research Focus: Organic and metal-organic chemistry, drug discovery and natural product synthesis
Master Thesis: Synthesis of Phospha-Rhodamines
2013-2016 Bachelor of Science – Chemie, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
Bachelor Thesis: Aproaches towards the total synthesis if cyclopropylcostunolid derivatives
2011-2013 Chemielaborantin Innovent e.V Jena, Bereich Biomaterialien:
functionalization of polysaccharides, and oligolactones
2007-2011 10/2007 – 01/2011 Berufsausbildung zur Chemielaborantin
Innovent e.V Jena, Bereich Analytik


Sauer M, Beemelmanns C (2022) Application of pyrrolo-protected amino aldehydes in the stereoselective synthesis of anti 1,2-amino alcohols. ChemCom [Epub ahead of print]
Roman D, Sauer M, Beemelmanns C (2021) Applications of the Horner-Wadsworth-Emmons olefination in modern natural product synthesis. Synthesis 53(16), 2713-2739. (Review)
Sauer M, Nasufovic V, Arndt HD, Vilotijevic I (2020) Robust synthesis of NIR-emissive P-rhodamine fluorophores. Org Biomol Chem 18(8), 1567-1571.