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academic career

2013– Assistant Professor
NBIA, Copenhagen
2012–2013 Nordic Fellow
NORDITA, Stockholm
2009–2011 Postdoctoral researcher at Queen Mary,
University of London
03/2009PhD in astrophysics with distinction “summa cum laude”
Universität Potsdam
2005–2008 Postgraduate researcher,
Astrophysical Institute Potsdam (AIP)
04/2005 Master degree in physics
Eberhard-Karls Universität Tübingen

awards & grants

07/2016Compute grant: 9,032,000 CPUh via
PRACE Tier-0 on MareNostrum at BSC-CNS Spain
10/2015 Johann Wempe Award 2015 stipend (€2,500/month)
awarded by the Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics
11/2014ERC Starting Grant 2014: €1.396,000 awarded by
The European Research Council
05/2014Compute grant: 9,225,000 CPUh via
DECI-12 (PRACE Tier-1) on Fionn at ICHEC Ireland
10/2013DFF-MOBILEX mobility grant 2013
DKK 2,250,000 (€300,000), awarded by
The Danish Council for Independent Research
09/2013VR conference grant for a Nordita Workshop
SEK 70,000 (€8000), awarded by Vetenskapsrådet
05/2010 Special prize in Astrophysics
for talented researchers in Berlin and Brandenburg
€2500, awarded by the Leibniz Kolleg Potsdam
2001–2002DAAD fellow at the
University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada

curriculum vitae

The long version of my personal curriculum vitae, and a list with publications and talks can be found below.
Curriculum Vitae:  PDF  · Publications & Talks:  PDF