Joan J. Carvajal obtained his Bachelor (1997) and PhD (2003) in Chemistry at Univ. Rovira i Virgili (URV). He was Fulbright Postdoctoral Fellow at Stony Brook Univ. (2004-2006). In 2006 he obtained a Ramon y Cajal position in Materials Science, back at the URV, where he is Associate Professor since 2011. He co-authored 217 papers in international journals, 157 of which included in JCR (125 in Q1), with more than 2000 citations and with an h-factor of 23. He is coauthor of a book chapter in the Springer Handbook on Crystal Growth (Springer-Verlag) and in the 21st Century Nanoscience. A Handbook (CRC Press, 2020). He has supervised 8 PhD Thesis in the fields of optical and luminescent materials and semiconductors. He is the Vice-dean of the Faculty of Chemistry of the URV since 2014. Since 2019 he is Visiting Professor at the Harbin Engineering University (Harbin, China). He is also member of the Group of Trainers for the Professionalization of the Doctoral Supervision at the URV.
Project: Impact of PhD supervisory training: measurement and improvement (reference: 2020MFP-COFUND-24)