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Dr Jordi Bures

Reader in Organic Chemistry
The University of Manchester

Department of Chemistry

Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK

​+44 161 275 4634


Jordi gained his undergraduate degree in Chemistry at the University of Barcelona in 2003. He then pursued his studies for a MRes and PhD with a FPU studentship in the group of Prof. Jaume Vilarrasa. In 2010, he was awarded a postdoctoral fellowship to join the group of Prof. Donna Blackmond at The Scripps Research Institute, in California. In 2013, he returned to Europe to join the Chemistry Department at Imperial College London as an IC Junior Research Fellow. In 2016, he was appointed Lecturer in Organic Chemistry at The University of Manchester and promoted to Senior Lecturer in 2020 and to Reader in 2022.


In 2018, Jordi was awarded the Thieme Chemistry Journals Award; in 2019, the Young Researcher Award from the Spanish Royal Society of Chemistry (RSEQ); and in 2020, the Hickinbottom Award from the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). 

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