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Prof. Dr. Christel Maria Marian

Maria Marian


PERSONAL INFORMATION
Family name, First name: Marian, Christel Maria
Researcher unique identifier: ResearcherID L-1561-2016 / ORCID 0000-0001-7148-0900
Date of birth: 04.06.1954
Nationality: German
URL for web site: http://www.theochem.hhu.de
Children: Esther (17.04.1977*), Hanna (08.01.1981*)

• EDUCATION

1991 Habilitation in Theoretical Chemistry from the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural
Sciences (MNF), Rheinische-Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universtität (RFWU) Bonn, Germany
1980 Doctorate (Dr. rer. nat.), MNF, RFWU Bonn, Germany
1977 Diploma in Chemistry, MNF, Chemistry Department, RFWU Bonn, Germany
1974 Pre-diploma in Chemistry, MNF, Chemistry Department, Universität zu Köln, Germany

• CURRENT POSITION(S)
2001 – Full Professor (C4) for Theoretical and Computational Chemistry MNF, Chemistry Department,
Heinrich-Heine-Universität (HHU) Düsseldorf, Germany

• PREVIOUS POSITIONS

1997 – 2001 Senior Scientist, Scientific Computing and Algorithms Institute (SCAI), GMD
National Research Center for Information Technology, St. Augustin, Germany
1999 – 2001 Deputy Professor (C4) for Theoretical Chemistry, MNF, HHU Düsseldorf, Germany
1995 – 1997 Assistant Professor (C2) for Theoretical Chemistry, MNF, RFWU Bonn, Germany
1994 – 1995 Deputy Professor (C3) for Theoretical Chemistry, Faculty 09 Chemistry, 
Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Geosciences, Johannes-Gutenberg-Universität (JGU)Mainz, Germany
1991 – 1994 Assistant Professor (C2) for Theoretical Chemistry, MNF, RFWU Bonn, Germany
1988 – 1991 Habilitation Appointment (C1), MNF, RFWU Bonn, Germany
1986 – 1988 Postdoctoral Researcher (Prof. Per E.M. Siegbahn), Mathematics-Physics Section,
Fysikum, Stockholms Universitet, Sweden
1981 – 1986 Research Associate (Prof. Sigrid D. Peyerimhoff) MNF, Chemistry Department,
RFWU Bonn, Germany
1977 – 1980 Research Assistant (Prof. Sigrid D. Peyerimhoff) MNF, Chemistry Department,
RFWU Bonn, Germany

• FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS

2014 Elected Member of the North Rhine-Westphalian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Germany
2012 Zernike Guest Professor / MNF/ Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, The Netherlands
2011 Invited Guest Professor/ IRSAMC/Université Paul Sabatier Toulouse, France
2006 Sabbatical (Prof. Hans Ågren), Fysikum, Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan (KTH), Sweden,
Fellowship of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), Germany
1994 Nernst-Haber-Bodenstein Prize / Deutsche Bunsengesellschaft (DBG), Germany
1986 – 1988 Research Fellowship / Naturvetenskapliga Forskningsrådet (NFR), Sweden
1986 – 1988 Postdoctoral Fellowship / Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), Germany

• TEACHING ACTIVITIES

1991 – Professor with undergraduate and graduate courses (lectures, exercises, lab courses)
in quantum chemistry, molecular modelling, theoretical spectroscopy, relativistic
quantum chemistry and group theory at RFWU Bonn, JGU Mainz and HHU Düsseldorf, Germany
1996 – 2013 Lecturer at various graduate schools on topics of quantum chemistry and theoretical
spectrosopy / NATO Summer School Bad Windsheim (1996) Germany/ Université
Paul Sabatier Toulouse (2011) France, Winter School Helsinki (2013, 2017) Finland/
XXIInd Krutyń Summer School (2017) Poland

• SUPERVISION OF GRADUATE STUDENTS AND POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS

2001 – 2016 5 Postdocs (+1 ongoing) / 13 PhD (+5 ongoing)/ 15 Master or Diploma Students (+3
ongoing), 23 Bachelor Students (+3 ongoing)
MNF, Chemistry Department, HHU Düsseldorf, Germany
1991 – 2001 1 Postdoc/ 4 PhD / 7 Diploma Students,
MNF, Chemistry Department, RFWU Bonn, Germany

• ORGANISATION OF SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS

2009 Organizer, 45th Symposium of Theoretical Chemistry “Electronically Excited
Molecules: Structure and Dynamics“ / 256 participants / Neuss, Germany
2007 Organizer, CRC 663 Symposium ”Molecular Response to Electronic Excitation“/ 89
participants / Bad Münstereifel, Germany
2005 Organizer, International Conference REHE 2005 “Computational Approaches to Spin-
Magnetic Properties” / 79 participants / Mülheim(Ruhr), Germany
1997 Co-Organizer, International Conference “Moving Frontiers in Quantum Molecular
Science“, ca. 100 participants, Bonn, Germany

• INSTITUTIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES

2011 – 2015 Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, HHU Düsseldorf, Germany
2010 – 2011 Vice Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, HHU Düsseldorf,
Germany
2010 – 2011 Chairperson of the Interdisciplinary Graduate and Research Academy Düsseldorf
(iGRAD) MNF, HHU Düsseldorf, Germany

• COMMISSIONS OF TRUST

2010 – 2016 Committee for IT Infrastructure (KfR) / Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft / Germany
2003 – 2011 Scientific Advisory Board of the Feodor-Lynen-Programme /
Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung / Germany
2005 – 2010 Spokesperson of the DFG Collaborative Research Centre 663 ”Molecular Response
to Electronic Excitation“ / HHU Düsseldorf / Germany
2001 –2006 Hellmann Prize Committee (Chairperson) / AG Theoretische Chemie / Germany

• MEMBERSHIPS OF SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES

2014 – North Rhine-Westphalian Academy of Sciences, Humanities and the Arts, Germany
2005 – Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker
1993 – Deutsche Bunsengesellschaft
1992 – Arbeitsgemeinschaft Theoretische Chemie
1982 -– Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft

• CAREER BREAKS

1984 – 1986 Part-time employment, child care
1981 Birth of daughter Hanna Frauke, maternal leave 6 months (January-June)
1977 – 1980 Part-time employment, child care
1977 Birth of daughter Esther Marie, maternal leave 4 months (April-July)