Durbis J. Castillo-Pazos

PhD Student

Vanier Scholar, Tomlinson Scholar, CONACyT Scholar

Born in Venezuela and raised in Mexico, Durbis started his PhD at McGill in the Fall of 2018. His project aims to develop new synthetic methodologies for late-stage functionalization assisted by light, especially regarding the installation of fluorine-containing functional groups. 


B.Sc. Honours in Chemistry, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México (UAEMex)
Universität Kassel
Ludwig-Maximilians Universität München (LMU)
University College London (UCL)
Vanderbilt University