Academic education
  • 2003 – 2004: Study of Meteorology and Philosophy at the University of Innsbruck
  • 2004 – 2007: Study of Meteorology at the University of Vienna
  • 11 Jun 2007: Degree in Meteorology Magister der Naturwissenschaften, passed with distinction
  • 2008 – 2010: Doctoral study in Meteorology at the University of Vienna
  • 7 Dec 2010: Defense of PhD thesis at the University of Vienna, passed with distinction

Professional experience

  • Nov 2015-present: Assistant professor at the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • Jan 2015- Oct 2015: Visiting postdoctoral fellow at the Department of Mathematics, University of British Columbia
  • Jan 2014 – Oct 2015: Postdoctoral position at the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • Aug 2013 – December 2013: Postdoctoral position at the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McGill University
  • June 2012 – July 2013: Visiting postdoctoral fellow at the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McGill University
  • Aug 2011 – July 2013: Postdoctoral position at the Centre de recherches mathématiques, Université de Montréal
  • Jan 2011 – July 2011: Postdoctoral position at the Faculty of Mathematics, University of Vienna
  • Jan 2009 – Dec 2010: PhD fellowship of the Austrian Academy of Sciences at the Faculty of Mathematics, University of Vienna
  • Oct 2008 – Dec 2008: PhD position at the Faculty of Mathematics, University of Vienna
  • Oct 2007 – Sept 2008: Research assistant position at the Department of Meteorology and Geophysics, University of Vienna

Grants and awards

  • Canada Research Chair in Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computing 2015-2020
  • PIMS Fellowship Group analysis of differential and difference equations of the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences 2014-2016
  • APART Fellowship Geometric methods of discretization and parameterization of the Austrian Academy of Sciences 2014-2017
  • Würdigungspreis des Bundesministeriums für Wissenschaft und Forschung (Award of Excellence of the Austrian Ministry for Science and Research) 2011
  • Schrödinger Fellowship Symmetries in atmospheric numerical models of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) 2011 – 2014
  • Awarded the doctor’s degree Sub Auspiciis Praesidentis rei publicae (highest distinction in Austria) in 2011
  • DOC-Fellowship Symmetries in dynamic meteorology of the Austrian Academy of Sciences 2009 – 2010
  • Merit scholarships of the University of Vienna in 2005, 2006, 2007

Complete CV