Professor INGA ČIKOTIENÉ
Lecture Topic: FROM CURIOSITY TO DEVELOPMENT OF NEW SYNTHETIC METHODS





Professional Experience:
2014 – present Vilnius University, Faculty of Chemistry, Department of Organic Chemistry, professor.
2009 – 2014 Vilnius University, Faculty of Chemistry, Department of Organic Chemistry, assoc. prof.
2008 – 2010 Institute of Biotechnology, senior researcher (part-time)
2006 – 2009 Vilnius University, Faculty of Chemistry, Department of Organic Chemistry, lecturer.

Education:
2007 – 2008 Postdoctoral studies, Institute of Biotechnology, Lithuania. Advisor: dr. D. Matulis.
2003 – 2006 Vilnius University, Faculty of Chemistry, Department of Organic Chemistry; Doctoral Studies, PhD Thesis: “Investigation Of Intramolecular Oxidation-Reduction And Cyclization Reactions Of 4-Substituted 5-Nitropyrimidines”. Advisor: dr. A. Brukštus.
2001 - 2003 Vilnius University, Faculty of Chemistry, Master of Science, “Magna Cum Laude“ diploma.
1997 – 2001 Vilnius University, Faculty of Chemistry, Bachelor of Science.

Research interests:
Development of new synthetic methods; Investigation of reactions mechanisms; Synthesis of heterocyclic compounds; Medicinal chemistry.

Honors and awards:
2015 Thieme Chemistry Journals Award.
2014 - 2015 Young scientist scholarship from Lithuanian Academy of Science.
2014 Scientific award from Rector of Vilnius University.
2009 Scientific award from Rector of Vilnius University.
2004 Theodor von Grothus scholarship.
2003 Young scientist award from Lithuanian Research Council.
2003 Magna Cum Laude Diploma of Vilnius University.

Curriculum vitae