Short Bio

Research Interests: thermal physiology, ecology, evolution of endothermy, physiological adaptations to climate change

Work Experience

  • Lecturer Mammalian Physiology, LJMU, UK: since 2018
  • Post-doctoral fellow, Vetmed Vienna, Austria: 2016-2018
  • Post-doctoral fellow, WSU, Australia: 2016
  • Guest-researcher, Curtin University, Australia: 2015
  • Post-doctoral fellow, UNE, Australia: 2014-2016
  • Project coordinator, Hamburg University, Germany: 2013-2014

Education

  • PhD, Hamburg University, Germany:  2009-2013
  • Diplom, IZW, Germany: 2007
  • Studies of Biology, FU Berlin, Germany: 2002-2007

Additional Qualifications

  • Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice (PGCAP), Liverpool John Moores University, UK: 2019

External Grants and Scholarships

  • Physiological Society Grant (June 2019)
  • Humboldt Fellowship (Feodor Lynen) 2016-2018 (Feb 2016)
  • Endeavour Research Fellowship 2016 (Oct 2015)
  • Scholarship for postdoc project, DAAD (2014-2016)
  • Scholarship for postdoc project, Schimper Stiftung (Oct 2013)
  • One-year-PhD scholarship, DAAD (2009-2010)
  • Online scholarship from e-fellows.net (2004-2008)