Dr. Tom N. Grossmann

Professor of Organic Chemistry

VU University Amsterdam
Dept. of Chemistry & Pharmaceutical Sci.
De Boelelaan 1108
1081 HZ Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Chemical Genomics Centre (CGC)
of the Max Planck Society
Otto-Hahn-Str. 15
44227 Dortmund
Germany

Email: t.n.grossmann@vu.nl

ResearcherID: A-4175-2015

Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae

Study and Professional Experience

since 2016 Full professor of Organic Chemistry, Department of Chemistry & Pharmaceutical Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2013 – 2015 Emmy Noether group leader, Technische Universität Dortmund, Germany
2011 – 2015 Group leader, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Physiology, Dortmund, Germany (since 2012 at Chemical Genomics Centre)
2009 – 2011 Postdoctoral research with Prof. G.L. Verdine, Harvard University, USA
2004 – 2008 Ph.D. research with Prof. O. Seitz, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany
2003 – 2004 Diploma research with Prof. K.P.C. Vollhardt, University of California, Berkeley, USA
1999 – 2003 Chemistry studies, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany

Education

2008 Ph.D. in Chemistry, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany
2004 Diplom in Chemistry, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany
1998 Abitur, Max-Reinhardt-Gymnasium, Berlin, Germany

Honors and Distinctions

since 2016 ERC starting grant (European Research Council)
2016 Student teaching award (Lehrpreis Fachschaft Chemie, Technische Universität Dortmund)
2014 Thieme Chemistry Journal Award 2014
2013 – 2015 Emmy Noether programme (German research foundation, DFG)
2013 Winner of the ideas competition “Arthrose – muss das sein?” by the German Rheumatology Association (with Dr. Jessica Bertrand)
2012 – 2013 Liebig-fellow of Fonds der Chemischen Industrie
2009 – 2011 Postdoctroal fellow of Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina
2009 Schering Ph.D. award, joint award of Berlin’s three universities
2008 Fischer-Nernst Ph.D. award, Department of Chemistry at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany
2005 – 2007 Fellow of Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes