Prof. Dr. Max von Delius


Institute of Organic Chemistry and Advanced Materials

University of Ulm

Albert-Einstein-Allee 11, 89081 Ulm



Office: 338 (N26); Labs: 335, 344, 345


Phone: +49-(0)731-50-22847


Click here for two recent interviews published in JPOC and Synform and here for our group's Academic Tree.

Curriculum Vitae

2016 Associate Professor at the University of Ulm
2013-2015 Junior research group leader at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg
2011-2012 Postdoctoral fellow at University of Toronto (Canada) in the group of Prof. Vy M. Dong
2007-2010 PhD studies at University of Edinburgh (UK) in the group of Prof. David A. Leigh
2007 Diploma studies at FAU in the group of Prof. Andreas Hirsch
2005-2006 Research internship at Université-Louis-Pasteur Strasbourg (France) in the group of Prof. Jean-Marie Lehn
2002-2007 Chemistry studies at FAU (Germany)

Prizes, Awards and Grants

2017 Ontario-Baden-Württemberg Faculty Mobility Program
2017 JSP Fellowship (Bürgenstock Conference)
2016-2017 "Experiment!" Grant of the VW Foundation
2016-2019 Subproject grant within Collaborative Research Centre SFB953 "Synthetic Carbon Allotropes"
2014-2019 Emmy-Noether Fellowship of the German Research Council (DFG)
2015 Prize of the Dr. Otto Röhm Gedächtnisstiftung
2014-2016 Postdoctoral Grant of the Daimler Foundation
2014-2015 "Young Leaders in Science" Programme of the Schering Foundation
2014 Thieme Chemistry Journal Award 2014
2013-2014 Liebig-Fellowship of the German Chemical Industry Funds (FCI)
2012-2013 Leopoldina Reintegration Fellowship
2011-2012 Postdoctoral Fellowship of the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina
2010 Postdoctoral Fellowship of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
2010 Eleanor-Greene-Memorial Prize for the best presentation at Graduate Symposium, Edinburgh (UK)
2009 Nature-Chemistry Poster Prize at RSC Meeting, Cambridge (UK)
2008 Zerweck Prize for outstanding M.Sc. results
2005-2006 Carl-Duisberg study-abroad Fellowship (Bayer)
2004-2007 Scholarship of the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes
2002-2004 Scholarship of the German Chemical Industry Funds (FCI) for outstanding chemistry A-levels

Talks and Invited Lectures

Forum Experiment!, Hannover, Germany

York University, Toronto, Canada

Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada

Visiting Professor at Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada

JCF-Jahrestagung, Ebermannstadt, Germany

Post-ISMSC Supramolecular Symposium, Southampton, UK

GRC Physical Organic Chemistry, Holderness, USA

Kolloquium, Universität Heidelberg, Germany

Symposium, ETH Zürich, Switzerland

SupraChem 2017, RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany

JCF-Kolloquium Uni Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany

Studium Generale, University of Ulm, Germany

Molecular Containers Symposium, Bavarian Academy of Sciences, Munich, Germany

ICPOC 2016, Sydney, Australia

GDCh Lecture, Universität Ulm, Germany

Aulin-Erdtman Symposium, KTH Stockholm, Sweden

Kolloquium KIT, Karlsruhe, Germany

Kolloquium Uni Jena, Jena, Germany

Chemiedozententagung 2016, Heidelberg, Germany

PRESTO/DFG Workshop Molecular Technology, Berlin, Germany