Person

Dr. rer. nat., Universitätsprofessor

Andrij Pich

Photo of Andrij Pich
DWI - Leibniz Institute for Interactive Materials e.V. and Chair Functional and Interactive Polymers

Address

Building: 5393/ Erweiterungsbau

Room: B 2.75

Forckenbeckstraße 50

52056 Aachen

Contact

WorkPhone
Phone: +49 241 80 23310
Fax Fax: +49 241 80 23301
 

Lectures

 

Prof. Dr. Andrij Pich

Scientific Career

since 2021 Professor (W3), Chair Functional and Interactive Polymers, RWTH Aachen University and DWI - Leibniz-Institut für Interaktive Materialien e.V.
since 2019 Professor for Biobased Polymers (part-time position), Aachen-Maastricht Institute of Bio-Based Materials, Universität Maastricht
2009 – 2021 Professor (W2), Research Area Functional and Interactive Polymers, RWTH Aachen University and DWI - Leibniz-Institut für Interaktive Materialien e.V.
2008 – 2009 Group leader under Prof. M. Möller at the Institute of Technical and Macromolecular Chemistry, RWTH Aachen University
2006 – 2007 Postdoctoral Fellow in the group of Prof. M. Winnik at the Department of Chemistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
2001 – 2008 Staff Scientist under Prof. H.-J. Adler, Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry and Textile Chemistry, Dresden University of Technology, Habilitation in Macromolecular Chemistry
1997 – 2001 PhD candidate, Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry and Textile Chemistry, Dresden University of Technology, Prof. H.-J. Adler
1991 – 1996 Studies of Chemistry at the Universität Lviv, Ukraine


Awards

2018 Innovation Prize, Bioregions Germany

since 2009

Lichtenberg-Professorship, Volkswagen Foundation
2007 Georg-Manecke-Prize, Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker
2002 Young Scientist Award, Dresdener Gesprächkreis für Wirtschaft und Wissenschaft

Committee Activities and University Self-Administration

since 2019 Vice speaker of the Collaborative Research Centre SFB 985 "Functional Mikrogels and Microgel Systems"
since 2013 Member of the Scientific Board of the DWI - Leibniz-Institut für Interaktive Materialien e.V.
since 2013 Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Institute of Textile Technology (ITA)
2013 – 2015 Chair of the Examination Committee for the Chemistry Department RWTH Aachen University
since 2011 Consultant of Rector for Educational and Scientific Relations with East Europe

Other Scholar Activities

  • Member of Editorial Board "Molecules", MDPI
  • Editior for Special Issue "Microgels" in "Polymers", MDPI
  • Expert reviewer for Journals: Nature (Springer), Langmuir (ACS), Macromolecules (ACS), Chemistry of Materials (ACS), Journal of American Chemical Society (ACS), Polymer (Elsevier), Journal of Membrane Science (Elsevier), Angewandte Chemie (Wiley), Small (Wiley), Advanced Materials (Wiley), Journal of Polymer Science (Wiley), Macromolecular Rapid Communications (Wiley), Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics (Wiley), Journal of Materials Chemistry (RSC), Soft Matter (RSC), Colloid and Polymer Science (Springer), and others
  • Expert reviewer for funding organizations: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), VW Stiftung, Qatar Research Foundation (QRF), National Science Foundation USA (NSF), Israel Science Foundation (ISF), Hong Kong Council for Scientific Research, and others

Memberships

  • Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh)
  • Kolloid-Gesellschaft
  • American Chemical Society (ACS)