Curriculum Vitae


2012 - 2016 Doctor of Sciences (Dr. sc.) at ETH Zurich, Department of Earth Sciences
2009 - 2011 Applied Geophysics (M.Sc.) at the European technical universities TU Delft, ETH Zurich and RWTH Aachen
2006 - 2009 Georesources Management (B.Sc.) at RWTH Aachen University

Professional experience

since Oct. 2019 Substitute professor of Applied Geophysics at RWTH Aachen University
Sept. 2018 - Dec. 2018 Visiting scholar within Earth and Environmental Sciences Area at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Aug. 2016 - Sept. 2019 Postdoctoral research associate at the University of Bonn, Geophysics Section
Nov. 2011 - May 2016 Research associate at the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, Section 6.3 - Geological Storage

Scholarships & Awards

Aug. 2021 Best teaching award by the student council Earth sciences and resource management at RWTH Aachen University
Jan. 2021 Teaching prize awarded by the Faculty of Georesources and Materials Engineering
Sept. 2017 Water-Monitoring award by the Dr. Erich Ritter foundation in cooperation with the Water Science Alliance e.V. (50.000 €)
Apr. 2016 First place in category "EGU Talk" at the 11th annual GFZ PhD Day, Potsdam, Germany
Sept. 2014 Best oral presentation award on the 4th Science Forum of the Helmholtz-Alberta-Initiative (HAI), Edmonton, Canada
Sept. 2013 Best oral presentation award on the 3rd Science Forum of the Helmholtz-Alberta-Initiative (HAI), Edmonton, Canada
Sept. 2012 Best oral presentation award on the 2nd Science Forum of the Helmholtz-Alberta-Initiative (HAI), Potsdam, Germany
2009 - 2011 Scholarship from the education fund of North Rhine-Westphalia
2009 - 2011 Private scholarship from DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG

Teaching experience

since WS19/20 Physics of the Earth, Geothermics, Geophysics I: Theory of geophysical prospection methods, Geophysics II: Application of geophysical prospection methods in Earth and Environmental Sciences (RWTH Aachen University)
Dec 2018 Workshop at AGU100: Best Practices for Modern Open-Source Research Codes
SS18, SS19 Seminar + field course: Applied Hydrogeophysics (University of Bonn)
SS17 (lecture), SS18 (exercise) Inverse modelling (University of Bonn)
SS17 Environmental geophysics (University of Bonn)
WS16/17, WS17/18, WS18/19 Block course: Hydrogeophysical process simulation (University of Bonn)
SS 2013, 2014, 2015 Co-Supervision of the M.Sc. course on Geophysical Field Work and Data Processing at ETH Zurich
Nov. 2012 Introduction to Scientific Computing and Data Visualization using Python (Seminar talk at the German Research Centre for Geosciences)

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