Curriculum Vitae

Occupation

Scientific Career

Part-time work

  • since 01/2019 Visiting lecturer
    School of Physics, Engineering and Computer Science (University of Hertfordshire)

    Module leader for 'Models & Methods of Computing Online'

  • 09/2008 - 10/2013 Research Assistant
    Adaptive Systems Research Group (University of Hertfordshire),
    ITALK - Integrating action with language

    Conducting HRI experiments with the humanoid iCub robot and data analysis

  • 03/2003 - 08/2007 Tutor and Research Assistant
    Institute of Neural Information Processing (Ulm University)

    tutor for 'Introduction to neuroinformatics' and 'Theory of neural information processing', worked on boosting algorithms with a DFG project

Education

  • 05/2008 - 11/2013 Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    University of Hertfordshire, Adaptive Systems Research Group,
    Robots that Say 'No': Acquisition of Linguistic Behaviour in Interaction Games with Humans

    Accepted with no corrections

  • 07/2005 - 11/2007 Master of Science (M.Sc.)
    Ulm University, Institute for Neural Information Processing

    Final grade 1.6

  • 10/2000 - 06/2005 Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)
    Ulm University

    Final grade 1.7

Grants

  • 02/2023 - 05/2022 Charting the Current Limits and Developing Future Directions of Speech Interfaces in Robotics (PI)
    Pump priming activity (workshop),
    EPSRC UK-RAS Network