ImageDetailled Curriculum vitae

-2013: Habilitation and Privat Dozent (PD) at the University of Heidelberg.

-2013: Reimar Luest Fellowship of the former president of the Max-Planck-Gesellschaft.

-WS 2011/2012: Lecture "The Physics of Accretion Disks and Planet Formation" at the University of Heidelberg.

-Winter 2010: Organization "International Ringberg Workshop on planetary population synthesis: The predictive power of planet formation theory" with PD H. Klahr.

-Winter 2010: Alexander von Humboldt fellowship for postdoctoral researchers.

-Fall 2008: Post Doctoral fellowship at the Max-Planck-Institute for Astronomy, Heidelberg, Germany.

-Summer 2008: PhD degree University of Bern, rated Summa cum laude.

-Summer 2004: Member of the HARPS Consortium, PI Prof. Michel Mayor (Observatoire de Geneve) and first observational mission in Chile with HARPS. Then 1-2 HARPS missions per year.

-2004-2008: PhD study a the Theoretical Astrophysics & Planetary Science Research Group, University of Bern. PhD subject "Extrasolar planet population synthesis". Supervisor: Prof. Willy Benz.

-2004: Master of Science in Physics, Supervisor Prof. Willy Benz, subject "Planetesimal impacts into forming giant planets". Award for the best master or doctoral thesis in physcs of the year at the University of Bern.

-1998-2004: Study of Physics at the University of Bern, Minor Fields Mathematics and Astronomy.

-Born 26.01.1978 in Bern, Switzerland (Swiss citizen).