Biography

  • since 8/2008 Full professor (W3) in Inorganic Chemistry, University of Mainz
  • 4/2008 Deputizing professor in Inorganic Chemistry, University of Mainz
  • 2004 Habilitation
  • 1999 University of Heidelberg
  • 1999 Post-Doc, University of Zurich, Switzerland (Prof. Dr. H. Berke)
  • 1998 Ph.D., University of Heidelberg (Prof. Dr. G. Huttner, summa cum laude)
  • 1995 diploma in chemistry, University of Heidelberg (Prof. Dr. G. Huttner)

Awards

Science Management

  • since 2017 coordinator of the Priority Program 2102 Light Controlled Reactivity of Metal Complexes LCRMC
  • 2011-2016 vice spokesman of the IRTG, International Research Training Group 1404 - Self-organized Materials for Optoelectronics

Memberships/Editorials

Academic Self-Governance

Referee activities

  • referee for peer-reviewed journals such as Angewandte Chemie, Journal of the American Chemical Society, Chemical Science, Nature Protocols, Chemistry - A European Journal, Chemical Communications, Inorganic Chemistry, European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, Dalton Transactions, Organometallics, ChemElectroChem, ChemPhysChem,Journal of Physical Chemistry and others
  • referee for the German Research Foundation (DFG), the National Science Foundation (NSF), the Carl Zeiss Stiftung, the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR), the Israel Science Foundation (ISF), the Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes and others