since 2020: Group leader (SNSF Ambizione), Neuroimmunology/Mundt group, Institute of Experimental Immunology

2016 - 2020: Postdoctoral fellow, Inflammation research/Becher group, Institute of Experimental Immunology, University of Zurich (Switzerland)

2012 - 2016: Research associate, Chair of Immunology/Groettrup group, University of Konstanz (Germany)


2012 - 2016: PhD in Immunology (summa cum laude)
Konstanz Research School Chemical Biology (KoRS-CB)

Thesis: „Targeting the Immunoproteasome in Health and Disease" (with Prof. Marcus Groettrup)
University of Konstanz (Germany)

2009 - 2011: MSc in Life Science
Thesis: “Influence of an LMP7-specific immunoproteasome inhibitor on experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis” (with Prof. Marcus Groettrup)
University of Konstanz (Germany)

2006 - 2009: BSc in Life Science
Thesis: “Charakterisierung eines LMP2-spezifischen Inhibitors des Immunoproteasoms (with Prof. Marcus Groettrup)
University of Konstanz (Germany)

Fellowships and Awards 

Supervision of junior researchers


PhD students 

Master students

PhD students (with Prof. Burkhard Becher)


Teaching activities

Professional services and activities

Memberships in Scientific Societies

Organization of conferences


Career breaks