Academic career and education

Since 2017 Junior Professor for Theoretical Biology at Bielefeld University.

2015-2017 Postdoctoral fellow in the group of Joachim Hermisson at the University of Vienna. Project title: "Balancing selection: Ecological causes & genetic footprints."

2014-2015 Postdoctoral fellow in the groups of Tadashi Fukami and Dmitri Petrov, Stanford University, USA. Project title: "Adaptation, priority effects, and the maintenance of diversity within and between species."

2010-2014 PhD in Biology at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich (LMU). Thesis title: "Stochastic models for the ecology and population genetics of introduced species." Advisors: Dirk Metzler and Wilfried Gabriel.

2009-2010 Master of Science in Evolution, Ecology and Systematics (EES) at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich (LMU).

2008-2009 Visiting student in the Centre for Mathematical Biology at the University of Alberta,Edmonton, Canada.

2005-2008 Bachelor of Science in Biology at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich (LMU).