Professional Experience

Since 2020

Full Professor for Audio-, Video- and Media Technology at Berliner Hochschule für Technik (BHT)


Media Planner for Consulting Engineering Office, Rhine/Main area


Lab Manager and Team Lead at the ArtLab of the Max Planck Institute for Empirical Aesthetics in Frankfurt am Main


Research Associate and Scientific Coordinator within DFG (German Research Society) project „Simulation and Evaluation of Virtual Acoustic Environments“ at TU Berlin

2010 – 2011

Research Associate within DFG  (German Research Society) project „Live Concert and Media Music“ at TU Berlin

2007 – 2009

Research Associate within project: „Basics of Sound Reproduction and Perception“ on behalf of a grant from Deutsche Telekom AG Labs

2007 – 2009

Lab Assistant in R&D and end-of-line QC (part time) at ADAM Professional Audio GmbH Berlin (Professional and Home Loudspeakers)

2004 – 2007

Student Assistant in Teaching at the Chair of Communication Sciences, TU Berlin


Intern at ADA - Acoustic Design Ahnert, Berlin

since 1998

Freelancing Event Technician (part time), Berlin


Sound Technician at Theater Brandenburg/Havel

1997 – 1998

Intern at Spelltone-Studios (Torsten Hakelberg, Tonmeister), Berlin



PhD (Dr. rer. nat., ”with highest honors“) from Technical University of Berlin


Master of Arts (“with distinction”) in Communication Sciences, Electrical Engineering and Technical Acoustics from Technical University of Berlin


Vocational Training and Certification as Event Technician (“with distinction”) , Siemens AG, Berlin