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Dr Alexey Sergeev PhD in Chemistry

Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) Chemistry


Personal Statement

Alexey Sergeev obtained his undergraduate degree from Saint-Petersburg State University and his PhD degree from Moscow State University (2005, advisors Prof Irina P. Beletskaya and Dr Galina A. Artamkina), Russia. After a short stay in the industry (IRIX Neva), he conducted postdoctoral studies with Prof Matthias Beller at Leibniz Institute for Catalysis, Rostock, Germany (2006-2009). In 2009, Alexey moved to the United States to join the group of Prof John F. Hartwig at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and then at the University of California, Berkeley. In 2012, Alexey returned to Europe to start his independent career at the University of Liverpool and the Stephenson Institute for Renewable Energy as a Lecturer in Chemistry. He was promoted to Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in 2022.