Steve was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.  He received his undergraduate degree from Mount Allison University in 1999, and obtained his PhD working with Professor Derrick L. J. Clive at the University of Alberta in 2005.  In 2005 he joined the group of Professor Dr. Ben L. Feringa in Groningen, The Netherlands, and in 2007 joined Professor Jonathan Clayden’s group at the University of Manchester. He started at the University of Oxford in 2009 as an EPSRC Career Acceleration Fellow.  His research interests include asymmetric catalysis, the origin of life, and the control, use and measurement of dynamic stereochemistry. 

Dr S P Fletcher

University of Oxford

Chemistry Research Laboratory

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