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    Prof. Dr. Reinhold Tacke

    Personal Data

    1949 

       Born in Celle/Lower Saxonia, Germany

    Education

    1968-1972Study of Chemistry (Diploma) at the Technical University of Braunschweig
    1974Promotion (Dr. rer. nat.) at the Technical University of Braunschweig
    1981            
    Habilitation (Dr. rer. nat. habil.) for the discipline Inorganic Chemistry (Technical University of Braunschweig); appointment as Privatdozent

    Professional Experience

    1973-1984Scientific Assistant and Independent Research Scientist at the Technical University of Braunschweig, Institute of Inorganic Chemistry
    1984-1988Holder of a Heisenberg Fellowship o f the German Research Council (Institute of Inorganic Chemistry at the Technical University of Braunschweig)
    1984-1985    

    Deputy of a Professorship (C3) of Inorganic Chemistry  at the University of Hanover

    1985Appointment as "apl." Professor at the Technical University of Braunschweig
    1988-1995  Professor (C3) of Inorganic Chemistry at the University of Karlsruhe
    since 1995Professor (C4, Chair) of Inorganic Chemitry at the University of Wuerzburg; Head of the Institute of Inorganic Chemistry
    1999-2001Dean of the Department of Chemistry and Pharmacology of the University of Wuerzburg
    2005Provisional Administrator of the Department of Silicate Chemistry, University of Wuerzburg

    Offers

    1988            
    Offer of a Professorship (C3) of Inorganic Chemistry at the Technical University of Munich (rejected)
    1988Offer of a Professorship (C3) of Inorganic Chemistry at the University of Karlsruhe (accepted)
    1990Offer of a Professorship (C4, Chair) of Chemistry for Medical Students at the University of Frankfurt (rejected)
    1994Offer of a Professorship (C4, Chair) of Inorganic Chemistry at the  University of Wuerzburg (accepted)

    Fellowships / Honors/ Awards

    1984          
    Heisenberg Fellowship of the German Research Council
    1985Lecturer Fellowship of the Fonds der Chemischen Industrie
    19862nd Prize of the "Boehringer Ingelheim Award 1986" (together with E. Mutschler et al.)
    1988Wacker Silicone Award
    2001Clemens Winkler Lecture, Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg/Sachsen, Germany
    2003Guest Professor at the Université Bordeaux I, France
    2004JAAME (Japan Association for the Advancement of Medical Equipment) Fellowship

    Further Activities

    1996-1997 
    Chief executive officer of the GDCh (Society of German Chemists), Chapter of Lower Franconia
    1998-1999Chief executive officer of the Society for Medical Physics of Wuerzburg (Physico-Medica)
    1999-2001Dean of the Department of Chemistry and Pharmacology of the University of Wuerzburg
    2001          
    Local organisation of the GDCh Annual Chemistry Conference 2001 in Wuerzburg
    2001-2002Member of the Senate of the University of Wuerzburg
    since 2002Member of the Board of Trustees of Wacker Chemie AG
    2003-2005Chief executive officer of the Association of German University Professors for Chemistry (ADUC)
    2005Chairman of the 14th International Symposium on Organosilicon Chemistry (ISOSXIV) and the 3rd European Organosilicon Days in Würzburg
    Contact

    Prof. Dr. Reinhold Tacke
    Institut für Anorganische Chemie
    Am Hubland
    97074 Würzburg

    Phone: +49 931 31-85250
    Fax: +49 931 31-84609
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