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Paolo Righi

Associate Professor

Department of Industrial Chemistry "Toso Montanari"

Academic discipline: CHIM/06 Organic Chemistry

Curriculum vitae

Paolo Righi graduated cum laude in 1987 under the tutorship of Prof. Antonino Fava, and got the Ph.D degree in Chemical Sciences from the University of Bologna in 1991 under the guidance of Prof. Goffredo Rosini. In 1992, after a brief stay at the University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands, he joined as a research assistant the group of Prof. Goffredo Rosini at the University of Bologna, working on novel tandem, domino, and multi­component processes, and the preparation and utilization of bicyclo[3.2.0]­heptenones for the synthesis of new versatile building blocks. In 2002 he was appointed associate professor.

He has been appointed twice (2004 and 2007) as the National Representative in the IUPAC Division VIII (Chemical Nomenclature and Structure Representation) and in 2008 he was appointed IUPAC Fellow

The teaching activity he has done has been recognized on several occasions by the Rector as one of the most appreciated by the students of the Faculty/Department of Industrial Chemsitry. On several occasions he was member of the graduation commission of the Faculty and was member of board of professors of the Chemical Sciences Doctorate.

From 2008 he is local coordinator at the University of Bologna for the Eramsus Mundus Master in "Advanced Spectroscopy in Chemistry".

During 2010-2013 he was the Degree Programme Director of Eramsus Mundus Master Course in "Advanced Spectroscopy in Chemistry" at the Department of Industrial Chemistry "Toso Montanari" - School of Science.

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