Curriculum Vitae

Personal Details:

Date / place of birth: 5th May 1974 in Düsseldorf/Germany

Nationality: German


05/03/2006 Doctor degree at the Math.-Nat. Fakultät der Heinrich-Heine Universität Düsseldorf (HHUD), magna cum laude

05/2004 – 02/2006 Scientific assistant at the institute of organic chemistry of the HHUD; organisation and realisation of the laboratory-course „Chemie metallorganischer Verbindungen“ (chemistry of organometallic compounds); support of undergraduate students in several other lab-courses

05/2002 – 04/2004 scholarship holder of the „Graduiertenförderung der HHUD“

03/2001 starting research for the dissertation at HHUD in the group of Prof. M. Braun, organic chemistry


Synthesis and Determination of the Absolute Configuration of Fugomycin and Desoxyfugomycin: CD Spectroscopy and Fungicidal Activity of Butenolides

M. Braun, A. Hohmann, J. Rahematpura, C. Bühne, S. Grimme, Chem. Eur. J. 2004, 10, 4584


03/2001 Degree: Diplom-Chemist passed with „sehr gut“

11/1997 Vordiplom (intermediate diploma) passed with „gut“

10/1995 – 03/2001 studies of chemistry at the Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf (HHUD)

Internships /temporary jobs

08/1999 – 11/1999 internship at Henkel KGaA/Düsseldorf, department VTR (R&D surfaces)

08/1996 – 09/1996 temporary job at Henkel KGaA/Düsseldorf in the laboratory of the detergent department

04/1995 – 07/1995 temporary job at the Katholikenrat Düsseldorf

09/1993 – 12/1993 temporary job at the Katholikenrat Düsseldorf

Civilian service

01/1994 – 03/1995 Civilian service at the Katholischen Gemeindeverband Düsseldorf


06/1993 school leaving examination at the Annette von Droste-Hülshoff-Gymnasium in Düsseldorf with mark 2.0

Voluntary services

1991 – 1999 youth work in the parish St. Joseph in Düsseldorf – Holthausen, (since 1995 in the Katholische Junge Gemeinde (KJG) St. Joseph in Düsseldorf – Holthausen)

02/1997 – 01/1999 member of the Pfarrleitung KJG St. Joseph in Düsseldorf - Holthausen

Since 2001 member of the Schulungsteam KJG-Region Düsseldorf

Activities Organisation and realisation of holiday camps and training weekends; development of a concept to teach young people to take care of children; member of the working committee of KJG-Diözesanverband Köln regarding education and training


IT MS Office-Package, Origin, ChemOffice

Analytical methods NMR, IR, UV, CD, GC/MS, HPLC

Languages english, french (basics)

Visited conferences ORCHEM 2002 Bad Nauheim, GDCh-Tagung 2003 München, ISHC 2004 München, ORCHEM 2004 Bad Nauheim, GDCh-Tagung 2005 Düsseldorf

Driving licence A, BE, C1E, CE

Hobbies Soccer (assistant coach in the Kreisliga), riding my motobike,

singing in a choir (Singekreis Düsseldorf-Holthausen)

Düsseldorf, the 1st August 2006