Karl Börjesson

Molecular Materials

Börjesson Research Group

Group Photo December 2019
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Mailing address

Karl Börjesson

Department of Chemistry and Molecular Biology,

University of Gothenburg

Kemivägen 10

412 96 Gothenburg Sweden


karl.borjesson (at) gu.se


Visiting address

Kemigården 4

Chemistry building, Campus Johanneberg


Room 8024


Karl Börjesson


Associate Professor

Department of Chemistry and Molecular Biology

University of Gothenburg

Kemigården 4

412 96 Göteborg

Room number: 8024

ResearcherID: E-4710-2011



Education

  • 2011: PhD in Chemistry

Division of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Chalmers University of Technology

supervisor Prof. Bo Albinsson

  • 2006: Master of Science in Chemistry

Chalmers University of Technology

supervisor of master project Prof. Jerker Mårtensson

  • 2005: Erasmus exchange student

Department of Chemistry, University of Warwick

supervisor Assoc. Prof. Andrew Marsh


Academic employment record

  • 2018: Associate Professor

Department of Chemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Gothenburg

  • 2015: Assistant Professor

Department of Chemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Gothenburg

  • 2014 –2015: Postdoctoral associate

Division of Applied Chemistry, Chalmers University of Technology (w. K. Moth-Poulsen)

  • 2013 – 2014: Marie Curie IEF Postdoctoral associate

Institut de Science et d'Ingénierie Supramoléculaires, University of Strasbourg (w. P. Samori)

  • 2011 – 2013: Postdoctoral associate

Division of Applied Chemistry, Chalmers University of Technology (w. K. Moth-Poulsen)


Distinctions, scholarships and awards

  • 2017: Wallenberg Accademy fellow (7.5 Mkr)
  • 2017: ERC Starting Grant (1.5 M€)
  • 2016: The Swedish Research Council's Starting Grant (3.3 Mkr)
  • 2016: The Swedish Foundation's Starting Grant (5.6 Mkr)
  • 2015: Ingvar Carlsson Award (4 Mkr)
  • 2013: Hans Werthén fellow (125 tkr)
  • 2012: Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowship (200 k€)
  • 2012: EPA prize

Prize for the best PhD thesis in photochemistry published in Europe during 2010 and 2011 (single prize winner), awarded by the European Photochemistry Association (www.photochemistry.eu)

  • 2005: Erasmus exchange scholar


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