Curriculum vitae

Personal information

  • Born: August 1991, Kassel (Germany)
  • Languages: German (native), English (fluent), Slovenian (basic)
  • Civil status: married, two children

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Short CV

Period Position/degree
Jul 2021–present Associate Professor of Mathematics and Physics, ETH Zürich (Zurich, Switzerland).
Jul 2021–Jan 2022 Associate Professor (without tenure) of Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA, USA). On leave for the entire duration.
Jan 2019–Jun 2021 Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA, USA).
Aug 2017–Aug 2020 Clay Research Fellow, Clay Mathematics Institute.
Oct 2015–Jul 2017 Miller Research Fellow, University of California, Berkeley (Berkeley, CA, USA), mentored by Maciej Zworski.
Sep 2011–Sep 2015 Ph.D. in Mathematics, Stanford University (Stanford, CA, USA) under the supervision of András Vasy.
Oct 2009–Mar 2011 B.Sc. in Mathematics, University of Göttingen (Göttingen, Germany).
Oct 2008–Apr 2011 B.Sc. in Physics, University of Göttingen (Göttingen, Germany).

Grants and awards

Period Award
2022 Golden Owl (ETH award for excellence in teaching)
2020–2022 Sloan Research Fellowship
2020–2023 NSF Grant DMS-1955614, Microlocal Analysis in General Relativity
2017–2020 Clay Research Fellowship
2015–2017 Miller Research Fellowship
2011–2015 Gerhard Casper Stanford Graduate Fellowship
2009–2013 Fellow of the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes

Special invited lectures

Date Lecture
Aug 2022 Special invited lecture, International Congress of Mathematicians 2022
Aug 2021 Plenary lecture, 20th International Congress on Mathematical Physics