Wissenschaftlicher Werdegang

seit 2022

Postdoctoral researcher at the Research Group for Experimental Orthopaedics at Heidelberg University Hospital


Visiting Scientist at Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, Laboratory of Prof Dr John Bateman and A/Prof Shireen Lamandé

2018 – 2022

PhD at Biosciences Institute, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom. Thesis: Exploring the role of endoplasmic reticulum stress in skeletal dysplasia under the supervision of Prof Dr Michael Briggs.

2013 – 2017

Studies of Biochemistry (B.Sc.) at the University of Cologne, Germany. Thesis: Studies on the function of the chaperone Hsp47 (Studien zur Funktion des Chaperons Hsp47).

Scientific focus

Mechanisms of cartilage homeostasis and its disruption; molecular basis of osteoarthritis; in vitro models of cartilage