Since 04/2021Tenure Track Professor at TU Graz, Austria
Since 09/2018Academy of Finland Postdoctoral Researcher in Prof. Dr. Jari Hyttinen’s lab at Tampere University, Tampere, Finland; Simulations of neuron-astrocyte networks and single cell astrocytes, work also includes in vitro experiments
07/2018 – 08/2018Postdoctoral Researcher at Tampere University of Technology (TUT) in Prof. Dr. Jari Hyttinen’s lab at Tampere University, Tampere, Finland
12/2016 – 06/2018Postdoc in bioinformatics in Dr. Volker Busskamp’s lab at DFG-Center for Regenerative Therapies Dresden, TU Dresden, Dresden, Germany; Development of a pipeline for RNA-Seq data
01/2014 – 10/2014Guest researcher in Prof. Dr. Werner Hemmert’s lab at IMETUM, Technische Universität München, Munich, Germany; Analysis and simulation of neuronal networks in 2D and 3D (paid by TUT)
03/2013 – 12/2016Project Researcher in the EU project „3DNeuroN | Biomimiking the Brain – towards 3D Neuronal Network Dynamics” and Tekes funded project “Human Spare Parts 2” (Vice-PI of the Computational Biophysics and Imaging Group led by Prof. Jari Hyttinen, PhD) at TUT; Simulations and analysis of neuron-astrocyte networks
09/2009 – 02/2013Research associate mainly in the project “Intelligent Analysis of Neurochip Data” in Prof. Dr. Barbara Priwitzer’s lab at Lausitz University of Applied Sciences, Senftenberg, Germany; Methods for fitting concentration-response curves and simulation of neuronal networks


2018 – 2021 Academy of Finland Postdoctoral Researcher (decision no. 314647) – 284,460 Euro
2021 Initial funding program, 15th call – 9,000 Euro