Anicet R. Blanch is Full Professor of Microbial Biotechnology and Industrial Microbiology in the Microbiology Department at the University of Barcelona. Anicet is an expert of environmental microbiology and health related water microbiology.
He is the Director of the Catalan Biotechnology Network “Xarxa de Referència en Biotecnologia. Direcció General de Recerca de la Generalitat de Catalunya”, (member since 2000, director since 2010).
Anicet is Director and researcher of National and International Research Projects, he has written over 100 publications (peer-review scientific journals and books), over 120 communications in national and international scientific conferences, 5 patents and 1 IP software.
He is member as expert or delegate to national and international standardization bodies. He was Director of the Department of Microbiology, University of Barcelona, Director of the Technological Transfer Office at the University of Barcelona, Academic secretary of the Department of Microbiology at the University of Barcelona and Vicedean of the Faculty of Biology at the University of Barcelona.