Curriculum Vitae of Prof. Dr. Evamarie Hey-Hawkins

Prof. Dr. Evamarie Hey-Hawkins

10/1976-03/1982 Commenced study of Chemistry at the Philipps University in Marburg (Germany), title Diplomchemiker awarded

04/1982-10/1983 Doctoral thesis (title: Alkyne Complexes of Transition Metals in Higher Oxidation States), supervisor: Prof. Dr. K. Dehnicke, Dr. rer. nat. degree awarded with “summa cum laude”

11/1983-07/1988 Habilitation (title: New Aspects of the Chemistry of P-functionalised Phosphido Ligands) at the Philipps University in Marburg, Germany. The title “Privatdozentin” was awarded.

Research Stays Abroad:

07/1984-09/1985 Joint work with Prof. Dr. M. F. Lappert, FRS, at the University of Sussex, England, funded by the Verband der Chemischen Industrie (Liebig Grant)

10/1985-03/1986
Joint work with Prof. Dr. C. L. Raston at the University of Western Australia, Australia, funded by the Verband der chemischen Industrie (Liebig Grant)

03/1986-03/1987
Joint work with Prof. Dr. B. S. Wild at the Australian National University, Canberra, Australia, funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (research grant)

09/1988-08/1990
Research Associate at the Max Planck Institute for Solid State Chemistry, Stuttgart, Germany, with Prof. Dr.Dr.h.c. H. G. von Schnering

10/1990-03/1993
Guest Researcher at the University of Karlsruhe (with Heisenberg Grant), Germany

During this time:
10/1990- 02/1991
Temporary lecturer at the University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany

05/1991-07/1991, 10/1991-02/1992, 04/1992-07/1992
Temporary lecturer at the University of Heidelberg, Germany

Since 1st April 1993
Chair of Organometallic Chemistry and Photochemistry at the University of Leipzig, Germany

01/1997-01/1999
Executive Director of the Department of Inorganic Chemistry

since 9/1999
Member of the Faculty Committee

04/2001-09/2002
Dean of the Faculty of Chemistry and Mineralogy

since 3/2003
Member of the Graduate Committee of the University of Leipzig and Head of the Sub-committee “Science” (UK3) (since 12/2005)

10/2002-09/2005
Vice Dean of the Faculty of Chemistry and Mineralogy

Awards
2015 Elhuyar-Goldschmidt Lecture (awarded jointly by GDCh and the Real Sociedad Española de Química (RSEQ)

2014 Doctor Honoris Causa by Babes-Bolyai University, Romania

2013 IUPAC 2013 Distinguished Woman in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering Award

since 2010 Member of AcademiaNet (http://www.academianet.de/)

02/2009-03/2009 Australian National University Fellowship, ANU, Canberra, Australia

08/2007-10/2007 Visiting Erskine Fellowship, University of Canterbury, New Zealand

06/2007 Invited Professor, Université de Rennes 1, France

02/2007 Visiting Professorship, Pamukkale University, Denizli, Turkey (by TÜBITAK)

Since 05/1999 Fellow of The Royal Society of Chemistry (CChem FRSC)

05/1999 Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (CChem FRSC)

1990-1993 Heisenberg Grant, DFG, Germany

1984-1986 Liebig Grant, Verband der chemischen Industrie, Germany


More than 400 publications in refereed journals

More than 250 invited oral presentations (seminars, keynote, invited and plenary speaker at national and international conferences)

More than 235 poster presentations at national and international conferences.

Research Activities

• Homogeneous Catalysis with Mono- and Multinuclear Transition        Metal Complexes
• Biological and Medicinal Chemistry with Inorganic Compounds
• Precursors for Materials Science

Inorganic Chemistry, Bioorganometallic Chemistry, Organometallic Chemistry: Synthesis, reactivity and structural elucidation (IR, UV-Vis, NMR, X-ray crystallography) of organometallic, coordination and main group element compounds; Homogeneous catalysis with mono- and multinuclear complexes: Reactions of transition metal complexes with functionalised ligands (N, P, As, O, S donors), (chiral, functionalised) phosphorus compounds, switchable catalysts, (chiral) metal-organic frameworks (MOFs), heteronuclear complexes; Applications of inorganic compounds in medicinal and biological areas: Biologically active carbaboranes, carbaboranyl derivatives for BNCT, carbaboranyl- and phosphanyl-modified amino acids, metal- and phosphorus-based anti-tumour agents, carbaboranes as phenyl mimetics, new, selective COX inhibitors; Precursors for novel materials: Alkali and earth alkaline metal phosphanides and phosphanediides, aluminium and gallium compounds, complexes with reactive metal–phosphorus bonds, strained phosphacycles for ROP, phosphorus-rich precursors for phosphorus-rich metal phosphides; Selected methods: Preparative HPLC for air-sensitive compounds.

Selected (present) Professional Activities and Memberships

since 2015 Member of the Senatsausschuss Evaluierung der Leibniz-Gemeinschaft

since 07/2013 Member of the Academic Advisory Council of the Faculty of Chemistry, Philipps-Universität Marburg, Germany

since 11/2009 Member of the Board of Trustees of the Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes (German National Merit Foundation)

since 04/2009 Member of the Managing Committee Biomedical Biotechnological Centre at Leipzig University

since 3/2008 (re-elected 2012) Member of the Review Board “Natural Sciences (Molecular Chemistry)” of the DFG

since 1/2002 Vertrauensdozentin (contact) of Leipzig University for the Organising Committee of the Conference of Nobel Laureates (Chemistry) in Lindau

since 7/2001 Head of the board of trustees of the Institute of Non-classical Chemistry e.V.

since 6/1998 Vertrauensdozentin (tutor) der Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes (German National Merit Foundation), since 3/2001 in charge of all Vertrauensdozenten (16) (tutors) in Leipzig



since 2014 Speaker of the Forschungsprofilbereich Complex Matter” (one of nine centres of excellence at Leipzig University, together with Prof. M. Grundmann), http://www.zv.uni-leipzig.de/forschung/forschungsprofilbereiche/komplexe-materie.html

since 05/2013 Chair of COST Action CM1302 "European Network on Smart Inorganic Polymers (SIPs)", http://www.sips-cost.org

since 10/2007 Coordinator and Speaker of the Graduate School (“Building with Molecules and Nano-objects” (BuildMoNa), funded by DFG), http://www.buildmona.de

since 2005 Coordinator of the Graduate Exchange Programme (ISAP, funded by DAAD) between the Department of Chemistry, Monash University, Australia, and the Faculty of Chemistry and Mineralogy, Leipzig University http:// www.uni-leipzig.de/chemie/hh/isap/

since 2005 Coordinator of the “Materials Science and Catalysis Network” (MatCatNet) (Pact of South Eastern Europe (SOE), funded by DAAD) between the Department of Chemistry, Skopje, Macedonia, Faculty of Agriculture, “Goce Delcev” University, Stip, Macedonia, the Department of Chemistry, Cluj-Napoca, Romania, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Department of Chemistry, Niš University, Serbia, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Department of Chemistry, Prishtina University, Kosovo and the Faculty of Chemistry and Mineralogy, Leipzig University http://www.uni-leipzig.de/chemie/hh/soe/


since 11/2012 Member of the Editorial Board of “Inorganics”

since 06/2012 Associate Editor of the "Biochemical and Biophysical Journal of Neutron Capture Therapy"

since 10/2011 Member of the International Advisory Board of the Journal ChemPlusChem

since 04/2007 Member of the Editorial Board of Chemistry Central Journal

since 2002 Member of the Editorial Board of Zeitschrift für Angewandte und Allgemeine Chemie

since 07/2013 Member of the selection panel for the Friedrich Hirzebruch-Promotionspreis of the Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes (German National Merit Foundation)

since 1/2008 Chair of the committee for nominations for the Alfred-Stock-Gedächtnispreis andmember of the committee for nominations of the Wilhelm-Klemm-Preis (GDCh)

since 04/2007 Referee for the German Accrediting Organisation “ASIIN”

since 2003 Referee for several DAAD programmes

since 1993 Referee for publications in Angewandte Chemie, Chemistry, European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, Organometallics, Inorganic Chemistry, Heteroatom Chemistry, Polyhedron, Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, Zeitschrift für Anorganische und Allgemeine Chemie, Dalton Transactions, and others

since 8/2008 Member of the Förderverein Chemikum Marburg

since 2006 Member of the Deutscher Hochschulverband (DHV)

since 2005 Member of the Deutsche Technion-Gesellschaft eV

since 1993 Member of the Wöhler Vereinigung of the German Chemical Society (GDCh)

since 1993 Member of the Arbeitsgemeinschaft Deutscher Universitätsprofessoren und -professorinnen für Chemie (ADUC) of the German Chemical Society (GDCh)

since 1983 Member of the German Chemical Society (GDCh)

Institute Colloquia
Graduiertenschule BuildMoNa

Graduiertenschule BuildMoNa
13th Ferrocene Colloquium, 22-24 February 2015