Short CV

2012 – 2016: Chemical Engineer degree (Master’s), Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Chimie de Mulhouse (ENSCMu), France


  1. Institut des Biomolécules Max Mousseron (University of Montpellier) – Subject: Total synthesis of rhodotorulic acid and synthesis of analogues, having siderophore properties, starting from natural amino acids
  2. Medicinal chemist at Axon Medchem BV – Subject: GLP Custom synthesis of innovative bioactive molecules
  3. Institut de recherche Jean-Baptiste Donnet (University of Upper Alsace) – Subject: Design of a derived-from-aminobenzosuberone PfA-M17 enzyme inhibitor as novel antimalarial agent

2008 – 2012: Classes Préparatoires aux Grandes Ecoles, Lycée Classique et Moderne Régional Camille Guérin, Poitiers, France
2005 – 2008: Baccalauréat, secondary education diploma (passed with upper second-class honours), Lycée Edouard Branly, Châtellerault, France

About Alex:

Alex Cordellier was born in Chambéry, France in 1990. He received his Chemical Engineer degree (with a specialization in organic, bioorganic, and therapeutic chemistry) from the Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Chimie de Mulhouse in 2016, as well as, unilaterally, his Bachelor of Science degree in sciences, technologies, and health (majoring in physics and chemistry) and his Master of Science degree in organic chemistry and synthesis from the University of Upper Alsace in 2013 and 2016 respectively.

Outside the academic framework, he is very interested in cultural discovery through paintings and photography exhibitions, reading books, learning a foreign language, and watching movies. Alex is also a skilled a badminton player.