Opportunities

If you are interested in a Master or Semester Thesis, please contact me.

Education and academic positions

2013 - 

Environmental Physics, ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Ambizione Fellow Swiss National Science Foundation

Host: Prof. Dr. Nicolas Gruber


2012 - 2013

AOS Program, Princeton University, USA

Nippon Foundation, Senior Nereus Fellow

Advisor: Prof. Dr. Jorge Sarmiento


2011 - 2012

AOS Program, Princeton University, USA

Postdoctoral Research Associate, CMI fellow

Advisor: Prof. Dr. Jorge Sarmiento


2010 - 2011

AOS Program, Princeton University, USA

SNSF Postdoctoral Research fellow

Advisor: Prof. Dr. Jorge Sarmiento


2005 - 2009

Climate and Environmental Physics, University of Bern, Switzerland

PhD Student (passed with summa cum laude)

Advisor: Prof. Dr. Fortunat Joos

Co-Referee: Prof. Dr. Thomas Stocker, Prof, Dr. Christoph Heinze


1999 - 2004

Environmental Sciences, ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Diploma (Major: Physics, Atmosphere)


Grants and awards

2014

CMI Best Paper Award for Postdoctoral Fellows, Carbon Mitigation Initiative, Princeton University


2013 - 2016

Ambizione fellowship, Swiss National Science Foundation


2012

Travel grant by the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research to attend the Open Science Conference 2012 in Portland, Oregon


2012

Travel grant by the World Climate Research Programme to attend the CMIP5 analysis workshop in Hawaii


2010 - 2011

Postdoctoral research fellowship for prospective researchers, Swiss National Science Foundation


2009

Publication contest winnter: Best EU FP6 Integrated Project Carboocean related PhD publication


Teaching activities

2014 - 

Teacher, Introduction to Physical Oceanography, ETH Zurich


2015

Tutor, Seminar Course in Biogeochemistry, ETH Zurich


2014

Teacher (one lecture), Systemanalysis, ETH Zurich


2014

Teacher (one lecture), Global Biogeochemical Cycles and Climate, ETH Zurich


2005 - 2010

Teaching assistant, Physics Practical Tutorial for Physicists and/or Chemists


2002

Teaching assistant, System Analysis, ETH Zurich


Mentoring activities

2015 - 

David Kessler, Semester thesis at ETH Zurich


2014 - 2015

Lukas von Känel, Master thesis at ETH Zurich


2012

Alex Do, Summer internship at Princeton University


2011

Jonathan Moch, Summer internship at Princeton University


Professional activities

Reviewer

Biogeosciences (4x), Climate Dynamics (3x), Deep Sea Research Part I, Environmental Research Letters (2x), Environmental Science & Technology, Geophysical Research Letters (2x), Geoscientific Model Development (2x), Global Biogeochemical Cycles (2x), Journal of Climate (5x), Nature, Nature Climate Change (4x), Nature Geosciences (2x), Ocean Circulation and Climate (Book), Progress in Oceanography, The Holocene, Scientific proposals for NOAA and NSF


Review Panelist

NOAA, Washington, January 2015.