Maximilian Menche is a PhD Student at BASF and at the Catalysis Research Laboratory of Heidelberg University, working on computational homogeneous catalysis at the interface of academia and industry. He joined the German Chemical Society (GDCh) and its young chemists’ network in 2015 and has taken over various responsibilities within the network. In 2017, he started to support the European Young Chemists’ Network (EYCN) of the European Chemical Society (EuChemS) and took over the Secretary position in Spring 2019. In this role, he supports the development and education of young scientists and promoting chemistry to the broader public.
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