Members of the Richert Research Group

Back to the Richert Research Group member list

Clemens Richert

Universität Stuttgart
Institut für Organische Chemie
AK Richert
Pfaffenwaldring 55
D-70569 Stuttgart

Phone: ++49 (0) 711 - 685-64311

Fax: ++49 (0) 711 - 685-64321

Mail: lehrstuhl-2


  • Vordiplom (B.S.) Chemistry, 1987, University of Muenster
  • Diplom (M.S.) Chemistry, 1990, University of Cologne (with E. Vogel)
  • Ph.D. in Human-Biology, 1993, L.M. University Munich (with K. Messmer)
  • Ph.D. in Chemistry, 1994, ETH Zurich (with S.A. Benner)

  • Professional

  • 1990-1992
    Research Associate, L.-M. University Munich Medical School, Institute for Surgical Research

  • 1990-1992
    Research Associate, GSF-Research Center, Neuherberg

  • April 1992
    Invited visiting Scientist, University of Padova, Italy

  • 1994-1995
    Postdoctoral Researcher, ETH Zurich, Switzerland

  • 1995-2000
    Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Tufts University

  • 1997-2000
    Assistant Professor (secondary appointment), Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Tufts Medical School

  • 2000-2002
    Associate Professor of Chemistry, University of Constance

  • 2000-2007
    Adjunct Associate Professor of Pharmacology, Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Tufts University

  • 2001-2004
    Initiator and coordinator of DFG-funded Research Focus Group "Biochips"

  • 2002-2008
    Professor of Chemistry, University of Karlsruhe (TH)

  • 2002-03, 2005-06, 2007-08
    Institute head, Institute for Organic Chemistry U. Karlsruhe

  • 2003-2004
    Chairman, Karlsruher Chemische Gesellschaft

  • 2008-
    Professor of Chemistry, Institute of Organic Chemistry, University of Stuttgart

  • 2009-
    Institute head (alternating years), Institute for Organic Chemistry at University of Stuttgart

  • 2009-
    Coordinator, German/French Double Master Program (with ECPM Strasbourg, now also with ENSCR Rennes)

  • 2010-
    Founding president, Deutsche Nucleinsäurechemiegemeinschaft, DNG e.V.

  • 2011-
    Editorial Board Member, Biotechnologia

  • 2017-
    Editorial Board Member, Chemistry and Biodiversity

  • Publications

    Click here for complete list of publications and patents.

    Selected Awards and Honors

  • F. t. Meer Undergraduate Fellowship, Bayer Leverkusen
  • Hanns-Seidel Predoctoral Fellowship, HS-Foundation
  • Summa cum laude for thesis at LMU Munich
  • Kekulé-Fellowship, Federation of the German Chemical Industry
  • Ph.D. Documentation for studies in chemistry, VCI, Frankfurt
  • FIRST Award (NIH)
  • CAREER Award (NSF)
  • ORCHEM Prize, (GDCh)
  • Howard Lectureship (Australia)

  • Back to the Richert Research Group member list