Curriculum Vitae

Education and Employment

Starting in January 2015: Assistant professor at IST Austria.

Departmental Fellow at Harvard Medical School working in the Department of Systems Biology and the lab of Tim Mitchison  (April 2011-present)

PhD student and Postdoc in the lab Petra Schwille at the Biotechnology Center of the Technische Universität Dresden and the Max-Planck-Institute for Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany (2006-2011).

Physiology course, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA. (2008)

Diploma student in the lab of François Nedelec at the EMBL, Heidelberg, Germany (2006).

Studies in Chemistry, University of Heidelberg, Germany (2001-2006) and University of Sussex, UK (2003-2004).

Awards and Honors

HSFP Long-Term Fellowship Award (2012)

EMBO Long-Term Fellowship Award (2011)

CRTD Excellency Dissertation Award (2011)

Dr.-Walter-Seipp-Dissertation Award der Technischen Universität Dresden (2010)

PhD student fellow of the German National Merit Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes) (2007-2009)

International Max Planck Research School and DFG Graduiertenkolleg (2006-2010)

Fellow of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) (2003-2004)

Fellow of the German National Merit Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes), (2001-2006)