2018 International Mycological Congress in Puerto Rico (poster)
2017 ESA Annual Conference at Portland USA (talk)
2015 Mycological Society of America, Annual Conference, Edmonton Canada (poster)
DOE Genomic Science Program, Bethesda, MA; poster co-author
Ecology of Soil Microorganisms, Prag, Czech Republic
International Mycological Congress - IMC9, Edinburgh, Scotland; talk
OxiZymes, Leipzig, Germany; talk
Yeasterday 2010, Leuven, Belgium; talk
Working as Senior Scientist and Teacher at the Department of Environmental Biotechnology, International Graduate School (IHI) Zittau (Germany) now Institute of the Technical University Dresden
December 2008 - November 2010
Working as Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the group of Prof. Micheline Vandenbol at the Department of Microbiology of the Animal and Microbial Biology Unit at the FUSAGx - Agricultural University of Gembloux, now: Gembloux Agro-Bio Tech (GxABT), part of University of Liege (Belgium).
September 2007 - November 2008
Working as Research Associate and later as Postdoctoral Research Fellow (PostDoc) at different projects in the Soil Research Group of Prof. Donald R. Zak of the School of Natural Resources and Environment (SNRE) at the University of Michigan (USA).
Finishing of my PhD thesis at University of Leipzig and the Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ) Halle-Leipzig GmbH, Department of Soil Ecology. The topic was embedded in the DFG joined research program SPP 1090 "Soils as source and sink for CO2".
Diploma degree in Biology at the Friedrich-Schiller University of Jena (Germany).
Two semesters at Aristoteles University of Thessaloniki (Greece) supported by the ERASMUS program.