Markus is a medical student at the Medical University of Vienna in Austria. He received his BA in International Business Administration and Chinese at the Vienna University of Economics and Business. During medical school, he started participating in head and neck cancer research focusing on radiosensitization and biomarker discovery, which lead to him joining the Faden Lab. Markus is an avid runner, hiker and skier. He hopes to specialize in Otolaryngology-Head and neck surgery.