Prof. Dr. Hans-Ulrich Reißig

Prof. Dr. Reißig

Chemistry

Professor

Field of Activity

Organic Chemistry

Address Freie Universität Berlin
Institut für Chemie und Biochemie
Organische Chemie
Takustraße 3
Room 22.15
14195 Berlin
Office Carin Kietzmann, Telefon 838 55159, Raum 32.04
Telephone +49 30 838 55366
Fax +49 30 838 455366
Email Hans.Reissig (at) Chemie.FU-Berlin.de
Homepage http://www.bcp.fu-berlin.de/en/chemie/chemie/forschung/OrgChem/reissig/index.html

Curriculum Vitae

  • Born May 9, 1949, Helmbrechts, Bavaria, Germany
  • Chemistry Undergraduate, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München 1970 - 1975
  • Diploma and PhD Thesis with Prof. R. Huisgen, Diazoalkane Cycloadditions PhD (Dr. rer. nat.) 1978
  • Postdoctoral Work 1978 - 1979 with Prof. E. Piers, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, Synthesis and Rearrangement of Divinylcyclopropanes
  • Liebig and DFG Fellow, Universität Würzburg, Prof. S. Hünig, Investigation of Donor-Acceptor-Substituted Cyclopropanes, Habilitation 1984
  • Privatdozent, Universität Würzburg 1984 - 1986
  • Associate Professor, Technische Hochschule Darmstadt 1986 - 1993
  • Full Professor positions offered at Dresden, Dortmund and Hamburg
  • Full Professor, Technische Universität Dresden 1993 - 1999
  • Full Professor, Freie Universität Berlin 1999-2015
  • Retired Professor, Freie Universität Berlin since April 2015

Awards

  • Heisenberg-Fellowship 1984 - 1986
  • Winnacker-Fellowship (Hoechst AG) 1985 - 1989
  • Member of the Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften (Bavarian Academy of Science and Humanities) since 2012
  • Liebig Memorial Medal of the GDCh (German Chemical Society) in 2014
  • Honorary Membership of the Polish Chemical Society since September 2017

Functions

  • Initiator, spokesman and member of the Graduiertenkolleg (Research Training Center) "Struktur-Eigenschafts-Beziehungen bei Heterocyclen", at the Technische Universität Dresden, 1994 - 2000
  • Member of the editorial board of "Liebigs Annalen" and subsequently the advisory editorial board of "European Journal of Organic Chemistry" from 1995 to 2008
  • Member of the Grants Committee on Research Training Groups (Graduiertenkollegs) of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft from 1996 to 2001
  • Elected referee for Organic Chemistry of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft from 1996 to 2004
  • Head of the Chemistry Department from April 2003 to March 2007
  • Chairman of the selection committee for the Klung-Wilhelmy-Wissenschafts-Preis for Chemistry from 2004 to 2014
  • Chair of the committee for the Joint German-Swiss Meeting On Medicinal Chemistry, March 18-21, 2007, Berlin, Frontiers in Medicinal Chemistry
  • Member of the Grants Committee on Collaborative Research Centres (SFB) of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft from 2008 to 2010
  • Dean of the Department of Biology, Chemistry and Pharmacy from April 2011 to October 2013
  • Member of the board of Liebig-Vereinigung from 2012 to 2015
  • Member of the Selection Committee of Feodor Lynen Research Fellows to German Scientists of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation since April 2013

Memberships

  • Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (German Chemical Society)
  • Liebig-Vereinigung
  • Gesellschaft Deutscher Naturforscher und Ärzte e.V. / German Association for the Advancement of Science and Medicine