Dr. Christian Merten

Ruhr University Bochum
Organic Chemistry II
Dr. Christian Merten
Univeristätstraße 150, NC 4/173
44801 Bochum

Tel. +49 234 32-24529
Fax.+49 234 32-14535

christian.merten@ruhr-uni-bochum.de

 

Education and Professional Career

October 2002 – May 2007
Studies of Chemistry at the University of Bremen, Germany

January 2007 – May 2007
Diploma thesis “Vibrational Circular Dichroism Spectroscopy of Solid Polymers”
at the Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Technology and Advanced Materials (IFAM), Bremen, Germany
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Andreas Hartwig (Adhesives and Polymer Chemistry Group)

July 2007 – August 2010
Doctoral thesis “Investigation of the molecular conformations and the intermolecular interactions of chiral molecules”
at the Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Technology and Advanced Materials (IFAM), Bremen, Germany
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Andreas Hartwig (Adhesives and Polymer Chemistry Group)

August 2010 – February 2011
Postdoctoral research fellow
at the Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Technology and Advanced Materials (IFAM), Adhesives and Polymer Chemistry Group, Bremen, Germany

March 2011 – August 2013
Postdoctoral research fellow
in the group of Yunjie Xu at the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

since October 2013
Research Group Leader
at the Ruhr-University Bochum, Chair for Organic Chemistry II

Awards

September 2011 – August 2013
Feodor-Lynen Postdoctoral Fellowship of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

October 2013 – September 2018
Liebig Fellowship of the Fonds der Chemischen Industrie

October 2017 – March 2019
Member of the Global Young Faculty V of the Mercator Research Center Ruhr

November 2018 – present
Support through the Plus-3 Perspective Programme of the Boehringer Ingelheim Foundation

April 2019 – present
Heisenberg Fellowship of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)


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Tel.: +49 234 32201
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Letzte Änderung: 03.05.2019 | Ansprechpartner/in: Inhalt & Technik