- Submarine (explosive) volcanism
- Volatiles in volcanic systems
- Volcanic glass properties
- Hydration of volcanic glass
Since 2012 Research scientist, Institute of Geosciences, JGU Mainz, Germany.
2011-2012 Research scientist, Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences, LMU Munich, Germany.
2006-2011 PhD, McGill University, Montréal, Canada.
2005-2006 Postgraduate assistant researcher, LMU Munich, Germany.
1999-2005 Degree in Geology (German Diplom), LMU Munich, Germany.
2012 Leopold Gelinas Gold Medal (Geological Association of Canada)
2010 William Henry Howard Scholarship
2010 J.W. McConnell Memorial Fellowship
2009 AGU poster award
2009 J.W. McConnell Memorial Fellowship
2008 J.W. McConnell Memorial Fellowship
2008 GEOTOP Graduate Scholarship
2008 Howard Scholarship
2008 Principal’s Graduate Fellowship
2007 Richard H. Tomlinson Fellowship
2006 Richard H. Tomlinson Fellowship
2006 McGill Recruitment Excellence Fellowship