several engagements as Research Associate, Scientific Assistant, Student Assistant, and Tutor, see Jobs


November 2009 until April 2010; Part-time eCommerce Optimization Specialist at Zerogrey in Dublin


September 2009 until April 2010; Erasmus studies at the Trinity College Dublin/Ireland

September 2011 until February 2012; Research semester at the Trinity College Dublin/Ireland

Master studies

May 2006 until March 2011; Linguistics with the special field Computational Linguistics at the University of Bielefeld

Bachelor studies

April 2003 until May 2006; Linguistics (Special field Text Technology) and Social Sciences at the University of Bielefeld

Language proficiency

Very good command of Englisch

Basic knowledge of Spanish, French, and Latin

Novice knowledge of Russian, Japanese, and Kiswahili

Computer proficiency

Programming language: basic knowledge of Java, Perl, and PHP

Web technologies: XML, HTML, XML Schema, XSLT, XPath, JavaScript

Text and data processing: LaTeX, OpenOffice, MS Office

Image processing: basic knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and GIMP

Other interests

Travelling, VW T3, Sports (e.g. Waveriding, Football, Running), Web development