Employment history

2017- Senior post doc and FWF-fellow at the Institute of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences, University of Innsbruck, Austria
2013-2016 Post doc at the Institute for Meteorology and Geophysics, University of Innsbruck, Austria
2012-2013 Post doc at the Geophysical Institute, University of Bergen, Norway
2010-2011 Research scientist, Uni Research, Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research, Bergen, Norway


2008 visiting scholar at the School of Oceanography, University of Washington, US
2006-2011 PhD student, Geophysical Institute, University of Bergen, Norwway
July 2005 M.Sc., Physical Oceanography, University of Bergen, Norway
2003-2004 Graduate student, University centre on Svalbard
1999-2003 Undergraduate/graduate studies of physics, University of Potsdam , Germany
July 1999 Abitur (German university entry degree), Freiherr-vom-Stein Gymnasium Weferlingen


2018 “Sea-level change”; course for master students in “Physical Geography: Environmental History”, 28 hours, 30.04.-18.05.2018 Institute of Geography, University of Bremen
2014 The changing climate system (2 lectures), University of Innsbruck
2007-2014 Instructor at Ice Climate Education youthcamp, Iceland and Norway
2006-2009 Laboratory course in Physical and Dynamical Oceanography, UoB
2007-2008 Introduction to MatLab, lectures and practical exercises, UoB
2006-2007 Exercises in Dynamical Oceanography, UoB


2016 L’Oréal-UNESCO National scholarship For Women in Science awarded to outstanding women scientists in the early stages of their career to enable and/or facilitate promising scientific research
2002-2005 Fellow of the Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes (German National Academic Foundation)
07-09/2005 Scientific cruise to the eastern Weddell Sea (MaudNESS) as graduate research assistant, conducting various ship based and ice based measurements
2000-2002 Student research assistant at the Physical institute, Applied Condensed Matter Physics, University of Potsdam