Curriculum Vitae

since 2017   Principal Investigator of the DominoES Project
Domino effects in the Earth System, a joint project by the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) and Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences (GESIS), funded by the Leibniz Association.

since 2015    Junior Professor of Climate System Analysis
at University of Potsdam, Institute of Physics and Astronomy
and Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Germany.

since 2010    Co-developer of the Parallel Ice Sheet Model (PISM)

01/2018 - 03/2018    Scientific Expedition to Antarctica
ANT-XXXIII/2 on research vessel Polarstern, operated by Alfred-Wegener-Institute for Polar and Marine Research.

2013 - 2014    Visiting Investigator
at Carnegie Institution for Science, Stanford, USA.

2012 - 2014    Postdoctoral Researcher
at Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Germany.

2008 - 2012    Ph.D. in Physics (summa cum laude)
on The Future Sea-Level Contribution from Antarctica - Projections of Solid Ice Discharge
at Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Germany.

11/2010 - 02/2011    Scientific Expedition to Antarctica
ANT-XXVII/2 on research vessel Polarstern, operated by Alfred-Wegener-Institute for Polar and Marine Research.

12/2008    Visiting Scientist
at University of Alaska, Fairbanks, USA.

2008    Diploma in Mathematics
at Georg-August-University Göttingen, Germany.

Studies of Physics and Mathematics
at Georg-August-University Göttingen and University of California, Santa Barbara.