curriculum vitae

This is a very brief CV and not up to date. I will send a proper CV upon request.

Personal Data

date of birth
January 29th, 1974
place of birth
Hagen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
  • swimming
  • skiing
  • cooking
  • board games
  • computers (Operating Systems)

Professional Experience

since Aug. 2015 Senior Staff Scientist at the Laboratory of Biomolecular Research (LBR) of the Paul Scherrer Institut
2007-2015 Staff Scientist with G. M. Sheldrick's group
2007 Sabbatical during the commissioning of the Macromolecular Beamlines at the Australian Synchrotron
2003-2007 post-doc position in George M. Sheldrick's group, University of Göttingen. Main research topic: automated tracing of nucleic acids.
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1999 - 2003 PhD at the EMBL Outstation Grenoble
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1993 - 1999 studies of physics at the Technische Hochschule Karlsruhe. Diploma thesis: "Kristallstrukturen der beiden Proteinkomplexe Humanes Serum Albumin mit Stearat und Humanes Serum Albumin mit Oleat"; Supervisors: Dr S. Curry (Imperial College London), Prof K. Hümmer (TH Karlsruhe)
1984 - 1993 Geschwister-Scholl-Gymnasium, Stuttgart-Sillenbuch
1982 - 1984 Grund- und Hauptschule, Steinenbronn
1980 - 1982 Herrman-Löns-Grundschule, Hagen
1977 - 1980 Kindergarten Overbergstraße, Hagen

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