His research deals with mathematical and theoretical questions in quantum field theory, gravity and string theory, with a special focus on two-dimensional conformal field theories and higher-spin extensions of gravity.
Since 2016 / Professor / Universität Wien
2006-2016 / Junior Staff / MPI for Gravitational Physics, Potsdam
2002-2006 / Postdoc / Ecole Polytechnique + IHES, Bures-sur-Yvette + ETH, Zurich
2002 / PhD in Theoretical Physics / Humboldt University Berlin