Professor Leonie Barner

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Dr. rer. Nat (PhD) (University of Gottingen (Universitat zu Gottin)

Since 04/2020 Inaugural Director Centre for a Waste-Free World at the Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane

09/2017 – 12/2019 Platform Leader, Enabling Platform ‘Manufacturing with Advanced Materials’, Institute for Future Environments, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane

05/2017 – 01/2021 Principal Research Fellow, Central Analytical Research Facility (CARF), Institute for Future Environments, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane

Since 05/2017 Associate and Full Professor, School of Chemistry and Physics, Faculty of Science, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane

06/2013 – 04/2017 Adjunct Professor, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane

11/2015-12/2019 Founding Board Member of the Centre of Excellence (Sonderforschungsbereich) (SFB 1176) ‘Molecular Structure of Soft Matter’ at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany

10/2011 – 03/2017 Head of the Soft Matter Synthesis Laboratory at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Institute of Biological Interfaces, and Deputy Department Head at the Institute of Functional Interfaces, KIT, Germany

10/2008 – 09/2011 Senior Research Scientist at the ‘Fraunhofer Institut für Chemische Technologie’ (ICT) in Pfinztal, Germany

02/2001 – 06/2008 Research Associate, Senior Research Associate, Research Fellow and Research Manager Centre for Advanced Macromolecular Design, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

10/1998 – 01/2001 Research Chemist, Research and Development, Separation Technology, Sartorius AG, Göttingen, Germany

Additional information

Type
Recipient of an Australia Council Grant or Australia Council Fellowship
Reference year
2016
Details
Chief Investigator on ARC Linkage Project 'Nanoparticle driven templating of microspheres as chromatographic materials'
Type
Recipient of an Australia Council Grant or Australia Council Fellowship
Reference year
2015
Details
Chief Investigator on ARC Discovery Project 'Nitroxide-containing scaffolds for controlling biofilm-related infections'
Type
Funding Award
Reference year
2016
Details
Granting of an equivalent to a Centre of Excellence (Sonderforschungsbereich) 'Molecular Structuring of Soft Matter' by the German Research Foundation, Founding Member and Board Member as well as Principal Investigator
Type
Keynote Speaker/Expert Panel Member/Invited Speaker for a Conference
Reference year
2018
Details
Invited Speaker at the World Polymer Congress in Cairns, Australia, 1st to 5th July, 2018
Type
Committee Role/Editor or Chair of an Academic Conference
Reference year
2019
Details
Member of the Standing Committee of the RACI Polymer Division and Member of the Organising Committee of the 37th Australasian Polymer Symposium
Title
Nanoparticle driven templating of microspheres as chromatographic materials
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
LP160101362
Start year
2017
Keywords
Title
Nitroxide-containing scaffolds for controlling biofilm-related infections
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
DP150100234
Start year
2015
Keywords
nitroxide; microparticle; surface coating