May 2013


Doctorate 'magna cum laude'

Degree: Dr. rer. nat.


Doctoral studies of natural sciences at Technische Universität Berlin, Germany (advisor: D. Scherer; co-advisor: C. Schneider), Thesis: 'Climate variability of Svalbard in the first decade of the 21st century and its impact on Vestfonna ice cap, Nordaustlandet - An analysis based on field observations, remote sensing and numerical modeling'

January 2008


Diploma 'magna cum laude'

Degree: Dipl.-Ing.


Diploma studies of environmental engineering at Technische Universität Berlin, Germany (advisor: M. Pesch), Thesis: 'Entwicklung und Anwendung eines rechnergestützten Modells zur Ursachenanalyse großräumiger Luftschadstofftransporte (Development and application of a computerized model for cause analysis of large-scale air pollution transport)'

June 2000


Architectural Draftsman Certificate


Industrie und Handelskammer zu Berlin, Germany

May 1997




Paul-Natorp-Oberschule Berlin, Germany