Charlotte Williams Research

Department of Chemistry University of Oxford

Charlotte Williams is Professor of Catalysis and Polymer Chemistry. Our group is diverse, international and multi-disciplinary and we collaborate with other experts worldwide across a range of fields. The Williams team have expertise in areas including inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, catalysis, polymer chemistry, materials science and chemical engineering.  The team is based in new laboratories in the Department of Chemistry at University of Oxford (located in the CRL for synthesis and the ICL for catalysis/analysis).  A few researchers are also co-located at Imperial College London (Dept. Chemistry). Candidates interested to apply for future positions/studentships in the Williams research team are advised to contact Charlotte (please include a CV and covering letter) and/or to apply for advertised posts.

Williams Research Group, Oxford, October 2016


  • Congratulations to the following previous post docs of the group, we are all very sad to see you leave and we wish you all the best for your future endeavours! (2016)

  • Congratulations to Gemma Trott for winning the Sir Geoffrey Wilkinson Dalton Poster competition at Dalton 2016, Warwick!


Econic Technologies

In 2011, Prof. Williams founded Econic Technologies which commercializes catalysts allowing the transformation of carbon dioxide to polymers.