Researcher biography

08.2015 – current

Senior Research Fellow, School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences, Faculty of Biological & Chemical Sciences,The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

07.2010 – 07.2015

UQ Strategic Fund Research Fellow, School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences, Faculty of Biological & Chemical Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

04.2008 – 06.2010

Senior Research Fellow, School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences, Faculty of Biological & Chemical Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

11.2006 – 4.2008

21st Century Center of Excellence researcher in the laboratory of Professor Yoshiaki Kiso,

Department of Medicinal Chemistry, Center for Frontier Research in Medicinal Science, 21st Century COE Program,

Kyoto Pharmaceutical University, Kyoto, Japan

11.2004 – 10.2006

Japan Society for the Promotion of Science post-doctoral fellow in the laboratory of Professor Yoshiaki Kiso,

Department of Medicinal Chemistry, Center for Frontier Research in Medicinal Science, 21st Century COE Program,

Kyoto Pharmaceutical University, Kyoto, Japan

04.2002 – 11.2004

Post-doctoral fellow in the laboratory of Professor Yoshiaki Kiso, Department of Medicinal Chemistry,

Center for Frontier Research in Medicinal Science, Kyoto Pharmaceutical University, Kyoto, Japan

04.2000 -03.2002

Post-doctoral fellow in the laboratory of Professor Mugio Nishizawa, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences,

Tokushima Bunri University, Tokushima, Japan

06.1995 – 11.1999

Doctorate, Organic Chemistry (22.11.1999)

(with 4 years competitive government scholarship)

Wroclaw University of Technology, Department of Chemistry,

(including 6-months stay at Ecole Nationale Superiure de Chimie de Montpellier, France)

Supervisor: Prof. Barbara Lejczak, Professor of Chemistry

Thesis: "Application of biocatalysts in enantioselective synthesis of phosphonates"