Personal information
Born:
August 5, 1975 in Vienna/Austria

Research focus
Since 1998, main research focuses on the beginnings of the post-Roman occupation of Vienna and its development, with a special emphasis on the processing and re-examination of old excavation results.

Education
1993
Matura,  AHS Akademisches Gymnasium Vienna

1993-2002 student of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Archaeology/subject combination Classical Archaeology, European Ethnology, Old Germanic languages, Medieval History, University of Vienna

2002 Mag. phil. (passed with distinction), University of Vienna (MA thesis: „Wien I, Tuchlauben 17, Baustrukturabfolge und keramisches Fundmaterial von der Römerzeit bis zum späten Mittelalter“)

Employment
Jul 1998-Jul 1999
employee of the Austrian State Archives/Division for Estates

1998-2008 fix-term employee, Stadtarchäologie Wien (associate in different building analyses projects in Vienna, e.g. Judenplatz Haus 8; post-excavation data processing of the excavation Wien/Michaelerplatz; project officer for the analysis of the modern town fortification; analyses of medieval pottery; research on the beginning of the medieval occupation of Vienna)

Since 2002 project supervisor of an outreach initiative of the Stadtarchäologie Wien targeting schools and the broader public in Vienna

Since 2008 permanent employee of the Stadtarchäologie Wien

Member of professional bodies
Member of the committee of the Österreichische Gesellschaft für Mittelalterarchäologie (Austrian Society of Medieval Archaeology)