Dr. Michal Májek
Office: CH2-431
Lab: CH2-413
Phone: +421 2 60296 342

Research interests:
– Organic synthesis method development
– Organic photochemistry
– Organic electrochemistry
– Computational chemistry

Junior group leader, Comenius University, Slovak Republic (2020-)
Postdoc, Univeristy of Rostock, Germany (Dr. Robert Francke, 2019-2020)
Postdoc, UCLA, USA (Prof. Dr. Kendall Houk, 2017-2018)
Postdoc, University of Regensburg, Germany (Prof. Dr. Axel Jacobi von Wangelin, 2016-2017)
Visiting scientist, Masaryk University in Brno, Czech Republic (Prof. Dr. Peter Klán, 2015)
PhD student, Univeristy of Regensburg, Germany (Prof. Dr. Axel Jacobi von Wangelin, 2012-2015)
Visiting scientist, University of Glasgow, UK (Prof. Dr. Pavel Kočovský, 2010-2011)
Visiting scientist, Univeristy of St. Andrews, UK (Prof. Dr. David O’Hagan, 2010)
Master (Ing.) student, UCT in Prague, Czech Republic (Prof. Dr. Jiří Svoboda, 2006-2012)
Student, GAMČA high school (1998-2006)

Fellowships and Awards:
Marie Curie Individual Fellowship (2020)
DFG (German Research Foundation) Reintegration Fellowship (2019)
DFG (German Research Foundation) Postdoctoral Fellowship (2018)
Winner of Famelab Science Slam in Bavaria (2016)
Otakar Červinka Prize (for Scientists under 35, Czech Chemical Society, 2015)
Bayhost Fellowship (2015)
Rector’s Award (for master thesis, 2012)
Silver Medal (x2, International Chemistry Olympiad, 2005 and 2006)