Short CV/Education and training

  • 1996
    Doctorate in Meteorology from the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology in Hamburg/Hamburg University

  • 1996 – 1997
    Postdoctoral fellow at the Canadian Centre for Climate Modelling and Analysis, Victoria, B.C., Canada

  • 1997 – 2001
    Assistant Professor in Atmospheric Science at Dalhousie University

  • 2000 – 2003
    Coordinator of the Atmospheric Science Programme at Dalhousie University

  • 2001 – 2003
    Adjunct Professor in Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University, New York

  • 2001 – 2004
    Associate Professor in Atmospheric Science, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada

  • 2003
    Visiting Professor at University of Toronto, Department of Physics

  • 2004
    Visiting Scientist at the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Hamburg, Germany

  • Since 2004
    Full Professor in Atmospheric Physics, Institute for Atmospheric and Climate Science, ETH Zurich, Switzerland

  • Since 2006
    Chair of the Institute for Atmospheric and Climate Science, ETH Zurich, Switzerland

  • 2010
    Visiting Scientist at the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Hamburg, Germany

Selected publications

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Member of the strategic planning committee (SPC) for the new D-USYS department at ETH Zurich, since 2011

  • Delegate of the ETH president for heading search committees, since 2010

  • Chair of the HAMMOZ steering committee, since 2009

  • Member of the ProClim steering committee, since 2009

  • Member of the Center for Climate System Modeling (C2SM) steering committee, since 2009

  • Member of the core group of the Swiss National Centres of Competence in Research (NCCR) Climate, since 2009

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