Dr. Agnieszka Nowak-Król


Date of Birth: 17 April 1984
Place: Rzeszów

Contact: Universität Würzburg
Center for Nanosystems Chemistry (CNC)
Theodor-Boveri-Weg
D-97074 Würzburg                      
Germany
email: agnieszka.nowak-krol@uni-wuerzburg.de
phone: +49 931 31-83774
fax: +49 931 31-83774
website: Center for Nanosystems Chemistry


 

Employment and Education

since 10.2017 Habilitand
Universität Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany
Mentor: Prof. Dr. Frank Würthner
since 10.2016

Group leader
Center for Nanosystems Chemistry, Universität Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany
supported by the Bavarian Polymer Institute & the Emil Hilb Program of Universität Würzburg

10.2014 - 09.2016 Alexander von Humboldt postdoctoral fellow and subgroup leader
with Prof. Frank Würthner
Universität Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany
08.2013 - 01.2014 Research assistant
Institute of Organic Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
Advisor: Prof. Daniel T. Gryko
06.2010 Predoctoral research stay
University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
Advisor: Prof. Athanasios G. Coutsolelos
2008 -2013 PhD Studies
‘Synthesis of liquid porphyrins and corroles with high two-photon absorption cross-section’
Institute of Organic Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
Advisor: Prof. Daniel T. Gryko
03.2008 - 10.2008 Research assistant
with Prof. Daniel T. Gryko,
Institute of Organic Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
10.2003 - 06.2008 Undergraduate Studies
Master Thesis: ‘Synthesis of 1-(5-methoxy-1H-indol-4-yloxy)-3-[[2-(2-methoxyphenoxy)-ethyl]amino]propan-2-ol – a bioactive compound of the new generation of β-blockers’
Diploma with honors, Thesis awarded with Distinction for Janina Janikowa Award from the Polish Chemical Society for the best MSc thesis in chemistry in 2008
Rzeszow University of Technology, Rzeszów, Poland
Supervisor: Dr. Grażyna Groszek

Memberships

since 2005 Polish Chemical Society
since 2014 Society of Porphyrins and Phthalocyanines

Selected Awards and Scholarships

2016 Wojciech Świętosławski Prize
awarded for the most outstanding achievements of a young scientist (age < 35) in the field of chemistry
chemical technology and related sciences by the Warsaw branch of the Polish Chemical Society
10.2014 - 09.2016 Humboldt Research Fellowship
Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
02.2010 - 08.2012 Ventures Programme
Stipend awarded by the Foundation for Polish Science
2009 Janina Janikowa Award
from the Polish Chemical Society for the best MSc thesis in chemistry in Poland in 2008
2009 Scholarship for PhD students of the Marshal of Mazowieckie Voivodship
2008 Medal of Ignacy Łukasiewicz „PRIMUS INTER PARES”
awarded to the best graduates of Rzeszow University of Technology (one in chemistry)
2008 Award of the Dean of Faculty of Chemistry
Rzeszow University of Technology
2006/2007
2007/2008
Scholarship of the Minister of Scientific Research and Higher Education
awarded to the best undergraduate students in Poland for outstanding achievements
2006/2007
2007/2008
Award of the Rector of Rzeszow University of Technology for scientific and organization activity
2004/2005
2005/2006
Scholarship of the Minister of National Education and Sport
awarded to the best undergraduate students in Poland for outstanding achievements
2001/2002
2002/2003
Scholarship of the Prime Minister of the Polish Government
awarded to the best high school students in Poland