I am a freelance Python trainer with a background in scientific programming. Besides writing books, I teach topics ranging from software engineering to biochemistry.

My passion ist to use interactive teaching methods that help trainees to find their own success. I have tried a lot of teaching scenarios and love to exchanging teaching experience with trainers from all backgrounds.

I am a member of GOBLET, the Global Organization for Bioinformatics Education and Training, participated in organizing the EuroPython conference 2014, and am board member of a Toastmaster Club in Berlin.

I am certified Professional Scrum Master I, Toastmasters Advanced Communicator Bronze, and Toastmaster Competent Leader.
Dr. rer. nat., Humboldt Universität Berlin, 2006
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Bioinformatics, software engineering, scientific communication