• Prof. Dr. Armido Studer
    © Armido Studer

    Prof. Dr. Armido Studer

     
    University Professor of Organic Chemistry
    Organisch-Chemisches Institut
    Room I 302
    Corrensstraße 40
    48149 Münster
    Tel: +49(0)251 83-33291
    Fax: +49(0)251 83-36523
    studer@uni-muenster.de
     
    Armido Studer, born on February 24th 1967, is Swiss citizen and grew up in Visperterminen (district of Visp) in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. Since 2004 he is living toghether with his wife and his two sons in the Münsterland region.
  • University Career

    since 11/2009
    Full Professor (W3) of Organic Chemistry at the Organisch-Chemisches Institut, WWU Münster, Germany.
    2004 - 2009
    Full Professor (C4) of Organic Chemistry at the Organisch-Chemisches Institut, WWU Münster, Germany.
    2000 - 2004
    Associate Professor of Organic Chemistry at the Philipps-Universität Marburg, Germany.
    1996 - 2000
    Independent research on the development of new synthetic methods in the field of free radical chemistry. "Habilitation" at the Laboratorium für Organische Chemie, ETH Zürich (October 2000).
    1995 - 1996
    Postdoctoral Studies at the University of Pittsburgh (USA) in the group of Prof. Dr. D. P. Curran.
    1992 - 1995
    PhD student at the ETH Zürich (SUI) under the guidance of Prof. Dr. D. Seebach (New Applications of 2-tert-Butylimidazolidinones in Asymmetric Synthesis).
    1987 - 1991
    Studies in chemistry at the ETH Zürich, CH. Diploma thesis in the research group of Prof. Dr. D. Seebach (Synthesis of Novel Tripeptides).
  • Awards & Distinctions

    2016
    ERC Advanced Grant of the European Research Council
    for the conceptional Research on "The Electron as a Catalyst: e-cat"
    2016
    Goldener Brendel - Student's Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching -
    for the MSc Lecture "Organische Wirkstrukturen", Chemistry Department, WWU Münster, Germany.
    2014
    Research Award (Forschungspreis) 2014 of the Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Germany
    2014
    IOCF Yoshida Lectureship, Kyoto University, Japan
    since 2010
    Spokesman of the German Research Council (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG) funded Collaborative Research Center (Sonderforschungsbereich) SFB 858 "Synergetic Effects in Chemistry - From Additivity towards Cooperativity".
    2009
    Guest Professorship: Université Bordeaux 1, Bordeaux, France.
    2008
    RSC / GE Healthcare Lecture, Cardiff, United Kingdom.
    2008
    Guest Professorship: Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France.
    2007
    Goldener Brendel - Student's Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching -
    for the BSc Lecture "Organische Chemie", Chemistry Department, WWU Münster, Germany.
    2007
    Solvias Ligand Contest Award.
    2006
    Novartis Young Investigator Award.
    2005
    Steinhofer Award at the University of Freiburg, Germany.
    1999
    Thieme Chemsitry Journal Award.
    1999
    Nachwuchsförderstelle of the ETH Zürich, Switzerland.
    1995
    Postdoctoral Fellow of the Swiss National Science Foundation, Switzerland.
  • Research Outreach

    • Research Program: Summary of current reserach activites of the Studer Group.
    • Publications: A chronological publication record
    • Lectures: An overview on Studer Group research reports all over the world
    • Studer Group Alumni: Who has contributed to the research activities and where are they now...