Curriculum Vitae

Scientific Positions
since  2003    Full Professor of Sedimentology,
                         University of Göttingen

1999 - 2003   Assistant Professor, University of Jena

1997 - 1998   post-doc, University of Jena

1992 - 1995   Research Associate, University of Mainz

Academic Degrees

2002              Habilitation and venia legendi for Geology, University of Jena

1996              Doctoral degree (Dr. rer. nat.), University of Mainz

1991              Diploma in Geology (Diplom-Geologe), University of Mainz

Professional Activities, Honors and Awards

2015 - 2017    Dean of the Faculty of Geoscience and Geography,
                         Georg-August-University Göttingen

2012 - 2016    Member of the DFG Review Board for Geology and

2008 - 2015    Member of Executive Council of GV (Geologische

2007               Felix-Chayes-Prize, International Association for
                         Mathematical Geology

since 2005      Faculty Board, Faculty of Earth Sciences and Geography,
                         University of Göttingen

2005 - 2007    Dean of Studies, Faculty of Earth Sciences and Geography,
                         University of Göttingen

since 1998      Reviewer for > 30 international science journals
                         and research organizations

1996               Dissertation Prize, University of Mainz


DGGV - Deutsche Geologische Gesellschaft - Geologische Vereinigung

DMG - Deutsche Mineralogische Gesellschaft

EGU - European Geosciences Union

IAMG - International Association of Mathematical Geology

IAS - International Association of Sedimentologists

SEPM - Society for Sedimentary Geology