Fink Group

Professor Alke Petri-Fink received her Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Ulm, Germany in 1999. After a post-doctoral stay at the University of Gainesville, Florida, she joined the Institute of Materials Science at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), first as a post-doctoral researcher, then as a senior scientist. She started as a Swiss National Science Foundation Professor in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Fribourg in 2009 and received tenure from the same department in 2015. Currently, she holds 2 appointments, one in the Chemistry Department (40%) and another at the Adolphe Merkle Institute (50%), Switzerland.