Expert Research Scientist & Research Manager
A talented professional with more than 15 years research experience. Successfully directed drug discovery projects/teams in human and animal health for the discovery of novel antibacterial, antiviral, anticancer, anthelmintic and acaricidal agents. Expertise in drug design and synthesis, pharmacognosy, (bio)catalysis, green chemistry, organic synthesis, and metal complexation. Excellent writing skills, published more 25 research articles, 2 review articles, a book and a book chapter. Reviewer of research articles and grant proposals. Examiner of MSc and PhD theses. Proven problem solving and analytical thinking skills. Strong expertise in research management, project management, management reporting, organizational planning, business processes, and business strategy. A devoted and enthusiastic professional with an ambition and skill set to excel in a leadership role that will enhance an organisation’s ability to invent and develop novel products in the pharmaceutical or chemical sectors. Currently learning German (A1 level).