After a Master Degree at Ecole Normale Supérieure Ulm / Université Paris 6, Maël POIZAT defended his Ph. D. under the supervision of Gérard CAHIEZ in 2013.
Title of his thesis : « New decarboxylative coupling reactions under copper / palladium catalysis. New aryl-aryl cross-coupling reaction under nickel / manganese catalysis. »
He then joined the group of Pr. Guy BERTRAND in San Diego as a postdoctoral fellow.
He is nowadays ATER at the University of Strasbourg.