Since 06/2016 CEO SynOpus Germany


University Education 

since 2016   Habilitation in Medical Psychology, LMU Munich, D

2005 – 2008 Doctoral dissertation, Institute for Medical Psychology, Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU) Munich, D

1998 – 2003 Diploma, Biology and Psychology, University of Bielefeld, D                    


Academic Positions

since 2017   University of Applied Sciences for Economics and Management (FOM), Essen, Germany

2012 – 2016 University of Groningen, NL, Groningen Institute for Evolutionary Life Sciences

2011 – 2012 Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, D, Centre for Interdis. Sleep Medicine 

2009 – 2011 University of Surrey, UK, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, Department for Chronobiology 

2005 – 2009 LMU Munich, D, Institute for Medical Psychology, Centre for Chronobiology

2004 – 2005 University of Rostock, D, Institute for Anatomy and Neuroembryology


Talks and lectures

I gave over 180 scientific talks, at both national and international meetings.Half of these talks were on invitation, including

presentations and workshops for natioanal and international companies and schools. In addition, I have more than 15 years of

teaching experience in the fields of anatomy, neuroscience, chronobiology, medical psychology, biopsychology and statistics.



For a list of my publications please click here.



Since 2017   Founding member of the Daylight Academy (Velux Foundation), CH
Since 2017   Founding member of the International Society for Working Time, A
Since 2015   Regular member of the German Society for Medical Psychology (DGMP)
Since 2014   Board member of the Working Time Society (WTS)
Since 2012   Scientific director and co-founder of ChronoCity Bad Kissingen, D
Since 2012   Board member of the Loss of the Night Network (EU COST Action)
Since 2012   Regular member of the German Association of University Professors and Lecturers (DHV)
Since 2009   Regular member of theEuropean Biological Rhythms Society (EBRS)

Since 2010   Regular member of the German Society for Occupational and Environ. Medicine (DGAUM)

Since 2010   Regular member of the German Society for Sleep Science and Sleep Medicine (DGSM)

Since 2008   Regular member of the Society for Research on Biological Rhythms (SRBR)



Media appearance

Over 200 interviews in print/radio/TV, including live appearances on radio and TV



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