Prof Dr. Bagher Eftekhari-Sis | Nanomaterials and Organic Synthesis | Editorial Board Member

University of Maragheh, Iran

Author Profile

Early Academic Pursuits:

Prof. Bagher Eftekhari-Sis embarked on his academic journey with a Bachelor's degree in Applied Chemistry from Tabriz University in 2003. His passion for organic chemistry led him to pursue a Master's degree in Organic Chemistry at Sharif University of Technology in Tehran, Iran, which he successfully completed in 2005. Building on this foundation, he continued his academic pursuits with a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry at Sharif University of Technology, completing it in 2008 under the supervision of Prof. Mohammed M. Hashemi. His doctoral thesis focused on the synthesis of β-Amino Esters, Stereoselective Synthesis of β-Amino Ketones, and Three Steps Synthesis of New Highly Substituted Indoles.

Professional Endeavors:

He has had a distinguished career in academia, holding various positions at the University of Maragheh. His roles include serving as an Assistant Professor (2009–2014), Associate Professor (2014–2019), and ultimately achieving the position of Professor in 2019. His commitment to education is evident through his roles as the Education Director at the University of Maragheh (2011–2012, 2020–2022) and Chemistry Department Chairman (2010–2011, 2018). He has also made significant contributions to international academic collaboration, having been a TÜBİTAK-supported Visiting Professor at Atatürk University in the summer of 2023, and visiting Sharif University of Technology in 2014 and 2019.

Contributions and Research Focus:

His research interests lie in heterocyclic chemistry, C−H activation reactions, organic synthesis, organic-inorganic hybrids, carbon nanoparticles, polymers and supramolecular chemistry, and nanocatalysts. His substantial body of work has been published in reputable journals and has contributed to the advancement of knowledge in these fields.

Accolades and Recognition:

His dedication and outstanding contributions have earned him numerous awards and honors. Notable among these are the Distinguished Researcher awards from the Vice-Presidency for Science and Technology, Presidency of the Islamic Republic of Iran in 2015, 2016, and 2018. He has also been recognized as a Distinguished Professor at the University of Maragheh in 2011, 2013, and 2018. Prof. Eftekhari-Sis has been honored as a Special Prize Winner for the Best Presentation at the 3rd International Conference of Young Scientists, Chemistry Today - 2013, held in Tbilisi, Georgia.

Impact and Influence:

As the Editor of the Turkish Journal of Chemistry since 2015, Prof. Eftekhari-Sis continues to contribute to the dissemination of research in the scientific community.

Legacy and Future Contributions:

His legacy is marked by his leadership roles, significant research contributions, and recognition in the academic community. His ongoing commitment to education and research suggests a future filled with continued impactful contributions to the field of organic chemistry and beyond. His influence on students, colleagues, and the scientific community at large is likely to endure, shaping the landscape of organic chemistry for years to come.


A total of  2164 citations for his publications, demonstrating the impact and recognition of his research within the academic community.

  • Citations            2164
  • h-index              22
  • i10-index           42

Notable Publications 

Bagher Eftekhari-Sis | Nanomaterials and Organic Synthesis | Editorial Board Member

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