E.W. “Bert” Meijer
Professor of Organic Chemistry at Institute for Complex Molecular Systems at Eindhoven University of Technology
E.W. “Bert” Meijer is Distinguished University Professor and Professor of Organic Chemistry at the Institute for Complex Molecular Systems of the Eindhoven University of Technology, the Netherlands. After receiving his PhD degree in Organic Chemistry at the University of Groningen in 1982, he worked for 10 years in industry (Philips and DSM) on materials. In 1991 he was appointed in Eindhoven, while he has part-time positions in Nijmegen, Santa Barbara, and Mainz. He is a member of several academies and societies, including the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW), where he is appointed as Academy Professor in 2014.