Curriculum Vitae

Education & Employment


Since 10/2019

Junior Research Fellow at Merton College

Member of the Algorithms and Complexity Theory Theme at the Department for Computer Science at Oxford University, headed by Leslie Ann Goldberg.



08/2016 - 09/2019

PhD Student in Computer Science

Saarland University and Cluster of Excellence (MMCI), supervised by Holger Dell.

Thesis Title: Counting Problems on Quantum Graphs: Parameterized and Exact Complexity Classifications.

Defended on July 15th, 2019.



10/2014 - 09/2019

Graduate School of Computer Science at Saarland University



01/2016 - 05/2016

Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing

Visiting graduate student in the program Counting Complexity and Phase Transitions.



02/2015

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

Thesis Title: The Complexity of (Parameterized) Counting Problems on Line Graphs.

Supervised by Markus Bläser.

Awarded with the Bachelor-Prize of the Computer Science Faculty of Saarland University.



10/2011 - 09/2014

Bachelor's studies in Computer Science

Saarland University.

Minor subject: Mathematics.


Workshops & Seminars

10/2019: IGAFIT Workshop for Algorithms Postdocs in Europe (AlgPiE by IGAFIT 2019), Będlewo Palace


09/2018: Operations Research and Parameterized Complexity Workshop, Bergen


08/2017: Computational Counting, Schloss Dagstuhl - Leibniz Center for Informatics


06/2017: Syntax and Semantics of Low-Level Languages (LOLA), Reykjavik

Presentation of: Yannick Forster, Fabian Kunze and Marc Roth. The Strong Invariance Thesis for a Lambda Calculus.


01/2017: Randomization in Parameterized Complexity Theory, Schloss Dagstuhl - Leibniz Center for Informatics

Academic Service

2021: External reviewer for FOCS, SODA, ICALP, WG, ESA and Algorithmica


2020:

PC Member of the 15th International Symposium on Parameterized and Exact Computation (IPEC 2020)

External Reviewer for SODA, ITCS, STACS, FOCS , MFCS, CCC, SIAM Journal on Computing and the Journal of Computer and System Sciences


2019: External reviewer for ICALP, SODA, WG, MFCS and ESA


2018: External reviewer for CSR, ICALP, STACS and the Journal of Computer and System Sciences


2017: External reviewer for ISAAC and Algorithmica


2016: External reviewer for ESA

Hobbies & Interests

I am playing the clarinet since 2000 and have very basic knowledge and experience in conducting wind ensembles.


I enjoy dancing and have some experience in ballroom and Latin dances. My favourite is Quick Step.


I enjoy modern mainstream pop-culture in almost every form.