Biographical Sketch



Dipl. Chem. Technical University Berlin, Germany (1988)
Ph.D . degree — Technical University Berlin, Germany (1993)
Postdocs — Research School of Biological Science, Canberra, Australia(1993—1995);

University College, London, UK (1995—1997); Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory,
Berkeley, USA (1997—1999)
DFG Habilitation Max Volmer Institute, TU Berlin, Germany (1999-2000)
Group Leader Max Planck Institute for Bioinorganic Chemistry, Mülheim an der Ruhr,
Germany (2001—2008)

Professor Department of Chemistry, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden (since 2008)
Leader- of the Solar Fuels strong research environment and the artificial leaf
project at Umeå University

Honours & Awards
1998    The Robin Hill Award
2007    Ernst-Haage Award

Umeå universitet  
Kemi A, plan 3, Room KB 3A 11, Linnaeus väg  6
SE-901 87 Sweden

Phone: +46 90 7865933 
Fax:     +46 90 7867655     

E-mail: johannes.messinger[at]