1999: Silver medal at the 31st International Chemistry Olympiad in Bangkok.
2000: Gold medal at the 32nd International Chemistry Olympiad in Copenhagen.
2000-2001: Mandatory military service in the Austrian Army.
2001-2002: Diploma studies in chemistry and computer science at the University of Innsbruck/Austria.
2007: Diploma in Mathematics (with distinction) at the University of Innsbruck. Title of the thesis: "Methoden der kommutativen Algebra" under the supervision of Herwig Hauser.
2007-2009: PhD-studies under the supervision Ulrich Görtz in the group of Michael Rapoport at the University of Bonn. Topic of the thesis: Affine Grassmannians and flag varieties in mixed characteristics.
2009-2010: PhD in Mathematics under the supervision of Ulrich Görtz at the University of Duisburg-Essen.
Fall semester 2004/05: Tutorial in linear algebra and algebra for students in computer science at the University of Innsbruck.
2005-2007: Students representative at the faculty of mathematics, computer science and physics at the University of Innsbruck.
Fall semester 2009/10: Seminar on finite reflection groups with Ulrich Görtz at Duisburg-Essen
Fall semester 2010/11: Exercise class on Linear Algebra 1 at Duisburg-Essen.