Karim Lekadir, Director of the BCN-AIM lab is awarded ICREA research professor position

Posted on: 9 January 2024

We are excited to share that on 1st January 2024 Karim started a new chapter in his career as an ICREA Research Professor at the Universitat de Barcelona.


ICREA, Institució Catalana de Recerca i Estudis Avançats, is the Catalan Institution for Research and Advanced Studies, supported by the Government of Catalonia. ICREA’s mission is to ‘push, pull and shake’ the Catalan research system to make it more accomplished and visible. ICREA Professors have the freedom to pursue their research without teaching or administrative obligations.


„As I join the ICREA family, I am filled with anticipation on the future opportunities that lie ahead. I am also grateful for all the support I received over the years from my amazing lab members and wonderful colleagues and collaborators in Barcelona, across Europe, and beyond.“ Karim said.

Find out more about ICREA´s members here.


Congratulations from the entire BCN-AIM team!