Languages: English, German
Technical expertise in the fields of life sciences, in particular protein characterization and design.
Studied Biology at the University of Tübingen (diploma thesis on the design of a serotonin receptor), additional courses in Mathematics (completing the intermediate diploma). PhD thesis at the Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology in the field of rational protein design. Further postdoctoral work at the University of Bayreuth. Author and co-author of several publications in scientific journals. Fellowship from the International Max Planck Research School ”From Molecules to Organisms”.