Curriculum Vitae:

09/2016-    Emmy Noether Research Group Leader at the Department of Mathematics of the University of Hamburg

04/2016-    Interim full professor at the Mathematical Institute of the Georg-August University of Göttingen

09/2015-03/2016 Research Associate at the Mathematical Institute of the Georg-August University of Göttingen

09/2012-08/2015 Research Associate and Lecturer at the Department of Mathematics, Harvard University, Cambridge, USA. With Prof. Dr. Shing-Tung Yau.

09/2010-08/2012 Postdoc at the High Energy Theory Group, Harvard University, Cambridge, USA. With Prof. Dr. Cumrun Vafa.

09/2009-08/2010 Postdoc at the Hausdorff Center for Mathematics, Bonn, Germany. With Prof. Dr. Albrecht Klemm.

11/2006-07/2009 PhD in physics at ASC, LMU, Munich. Advisor: Prof. Dr. Peter Mayr.

10/2002-05/2006 Studies of physics and mathematics at the LMU, Munich, Germany. Prediploma in mathematics, Diploma in physics. Advisor: Prof. Dr. Dieter Lüst.

09/2003-06/2004 DEA (Master) of theoretical physics at the ENS, Paris, France.

10/2000-09/2002 Studies of physics. Universität Karlsruhe (TH), Germany. Prediploma.

09/1998-07/1999 Preparatory year of engineering. University of Alexandria, Egypt.

08/1998 Secondary school certificate. Collège Saint-Marc, Alexandria, Egypt.