Jonny's CV


since 10/2021

Assistant professor (German: Juniorprofessor) on tenure track at the Technische Universität Braunschweig (Brunswick Institute of Technology), Germany


Postdoctoral research fellow of the DFG-funded RTG 2455 "BENCh" and with Ricardo A. Mata at the Georg-August University of Göttingen, Germany


Postdoctoral research fellow with Alán Aspuru-Guzik at Harvard University, United States, and the University of Toronto, Canada


Graduate research associate of Markus Reiher's lab at ETH Zürich, Switzerland


07/2014—12/2017 Doctoral student in theoretical chemistry (Dr. sc. ETH) with Markus Reiher at ETH Zürich, Switzerland (Thesis title: Computational Systems Chemistry with Rigorous Uncertainty Quantification)
09/2012—12/2012 Visiting graduate student in Eddy W. Hansen's group at the University of Oslo, Norway
10/2008—04/2014 Student in chemistry (BSc, MSc) at the University of Hamburg, Germany; Master's thesis supervised by Carmen Herrmann (Thesis title: Electronic Communication through Molecular Bridges)


2020 IBM Research prize for my doctoral thesis entitled Computational Systems Chemistry with Rigorous Uncertainty Quantification.
2017 Early Postdoc.Mobility Fellowship by the Swiss National Science Foundation (project no. 178463) for an 18-month research stay in Alán Aspuru-Guzik's group at Harvard University and the University of Toronto
2017 Research poster award, "International Conference on Mathematics in (bio)Chemical Kinetics and Engineering", Budapest, Hungary
2017 Chemistry Travel Award by the Swiss Academy of Sciences and the Swiss Chemical Society
2013 Teaching award for the best evaluation of the year, Department of Chemistry, University of Hamburg, Germany


2019/2020 Bayesian statistics, Georg-August University of Göttingen, Germany
Lecturer replacement  
2019 Theoretical chemistry (once), Georg-August University of Göttingen, Germany
2016 Introduction to computer science (twice), ETH Zürich, Switzerland
Teaching assistance  
2015—2017 Introduction to computer science, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
2015—2017 Quantum chemistry studies (practical course), ETH Zürich, Switzerland
2014 Introduction to chemical reaction kinetics, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
2010—2014 Mathematics for chemists, University of Hamburg, Germany
Course development  
2019 Bayesian statistics, Georg-August University of Göttingen, Germany
2015 Quantum chemistry studies (practical course), ETH Zürich, Switzerland
2012—2013 Mathematics for chemists (e-tutorial), University of Hamburg, Germany