Jan Kraus was born in Würzburg. He studied Chemistry at the Julius-Maximilians Universität Würzburg. Before finishing his Master’s degree in 2019, he gained work and research experience as an intern at BASF SE (Ludwigshafen) in the department of Advanced Materials & Systems Research. He joined the Delius group in 2019 to work on TiO2-templated electron donor/acceptor architectures. When he is not in the lab, he enjoys doing sports, visiting concerts and playing the guitar.