Prof. Dr. Stefan Willitsch

Department of Chemistry
University of Basel
Klingelbergstrasse 80
CH-4056 Basel, Switzerland
Tel. +41 (0)61 207 38 30

Brief Curriculum Vitae


Date and location of birth:    Dec. 24, 1975 (Villach, Austria)



1994-2000   Studies of chemistry and interdisciplinary sciences at ETH Zurich, Switzerland
2000            Diploma in Natural Sciences
2004            Ph.D., Department of Chemistry, ETH Zurich (supervisor Prof. Frédéric Merkt)


2004            Junior Research Fellow, Christ Church and Physical and 
                    Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory, University of Oxford (UK)
2007            Lecturer in Physical Chemistry, University College London, UK
2008            SNSF Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Basel
2014            Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Basel
2022            Full Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Basel


1996-2004   Member of the Swiss Study Foundation
2004            Junior Research Fellowship, Christ Church, University of Oxford
2005            Medal of ETH Zurich
2005            Dimitris N. Chorafas Award
2008            Marlow Medal of the Royal Society of Chemistry
2010            Ruzicka-Preis
2015            SNSF Consolidator Grant Award
2022            SNSF Advanced Grant Award