After a PhD carried out at the University of Montpellier 1 in 1993, Pascal Dumy, 54, began his career at the University of Lausanne with Professor Manfred Mutter at the Institute of Organic Chemistry.
In 1998 he joined the University of Grenoble 1 as a full professor in chemical biology. His research interest focus on the design, synthesis and the validation of integrated functional systems and interfaces endowed with tailor-made properties for therapeutic and/or diagnostic applications or as model study against certain pathologies. He moved to Montepllier in 2012 where he was appointed director of Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Chimie de Montpellier.
He is director of the Institute of Biomolecules Max Mousseron (IBMM) since 2015. He is co-author of over 240 publications (h=41), presented 62 conferences, and deposited 10 patents of which 1 is licensed.