Curriculum Vitae


Academic Education and Graduation

  • 1998-2003 Studies in chemistry at the University of Bayreuth, Germany, and Lund, Schweden
  • 2003 Diploma in Chemistry, University of Bayreuth, Germany
  • 2004-2007 Ph.D. studies, University of Bayreuth, Germany, Macromolecular Chemistry II, Prof. A. Müller

Scientific Degrees

  • 2007 Ph.D. thesis, with highest mark "summa cum laude" in chemistry, University of Bayreuth, supervisor: Prof. A. Müller

Academic Career

  • 2007-2009 DAAD-PostDoc-Scholarship, Prof. Tenhu, Laboratory of Polymer Chemistry, University of Helsinki, Finland
  • since 2009 Scientific coworker with Prof. Walter Richtering
  • June 2015 Habilitation, Venia Legendi for Physical Che­mistry, RWTH Aachen University


  • 2008 Winner of the „Bayer MaterialScience“ Prize
  • 2015 Winner of the Young-Researcher Award, GDCh-Fachgruppe Makromolekulare Chemie
  • 2017 Recipient of a DFG Heisenberg Fellowship