Junior Lecturer, Catalysis Innovation Center
Universtat Rovira i Virgili, SpainCyril Godard was born in Saint-Rémy, France in 1974. He completed his undergraduate studies at the Université Paul Sabatier in Toulouse and was awarded a Ph-D from the University of York, UK, in 2004 under the supervision of Prof. R. N. Perutz and Prof. S. B. Duckett. After a postdoctoral position in York working on mechanistic studies using Para-Hydrogen Induced Polarisation techniques, he joined the Universtat Rovira i Virgili in Tarragona, Spain, where he is currently junior lecturer in Inorganic Chemistry. His research interests lie in the areas of organometallic chemistry and transition metal nanoparticles, enantioselective processes and reaction mechanisms.