Curriculum Vitae

05.04.1982 born in Lippstadt, Germany

Education

2009 Dr. rer. nat. with Prof. A. Giannis, Universität Leipzig, Germany
2006 Diploma in Chemistry, Universität Leipzig, Germany

Academic Career

since 2015 Assistant Professor (W1), Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
2013-2014 Senior Postdoctoral Associate at Rice University with Prof. K. C. Nicolaou, Houston, TX, USA
2010-2012 Postdoctoral Fellow at The Scripps Research Institute with Prof. K. C. Nicolaou, La Jolla, CA, USA

Research Interest

Total Synthesis | C–H-Activation | Biology-Oriented Synthesis

Awards and Fellowships

2017 JSP Fellowship Bürgenstock Conference 2017
2017 Thieme Chemistry Journals Award
2010-2012 Postdoctoral Fellowship from Leopoldina - German National Academy of Science
2010 DSM Science and Technology Award
2009-2011 PhD Fellowship from Fonds der Chemischen Industrie
2006 Procter & Gamble Award
2001-2002 Anniversary Fellowship for Students from Fonds der Chemischen Industrie