Professional Service

  • ISMAR/EUROMAR 2019 Conference. Member of the scientific committee. 07/27/2017 - present
  • National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, Tallahasse, FL. Role: Member. External Advisory Committee. 07/2016 - present
  • SPINOS2012 Conference. Role: CMember. Program Committee. 01/2011 - present
  • Rocky Mountain Conference EPR Symposium. Member of Program Committee. 07/30/2010 - present

Internal Service

  • Condensed Matter Faculty Search Committee. Chair, 07/2011 - present. Department service.
  • RPT subcommittee for Adam Bolton's formal review. Chair, 02/2011 - 10/2011. Department service.
  • RPT subcommittee for Anil Seth's informal review. Member, 02/2011 - 10/2011. Department service.
  • Auxiliary Faculty Review committees of John Lupton, Dane McCarney and Hiroki Morishita. Chair, 11/2010 - 06/2011. Department service.
  • Associate Chair. 07/2010 - present. Department service.
  • Condensed Matter Faculty Search Committee. Member, 07/2010 - present. Department service.
  • Policy Board. Member, 07/2010 - present. Department service.
  • Future Committee. Member, 07/2010 - 06/2011. Department service.
  • RPT subcommittee for Andrey Rogachev's informal review. Chair, 02/2010 - 10/2010. Department service.
  • Supervisory committees of Dori Tomer (PhD), Eric Sorte (PhD), Nick Webb (PhD), Jianmin Sun (PhD), Jon Paul Jonson (PhD), Manfred Walter (PhD), Fujian Wang (PhD), Jason Mendes PhD), Mark Limes (MSc), Thomas Heering (PhD), Tyler Hoar (MSI), Dustin Winslow (PhD), Maged Moawad (PhD), Rachel Sparks (MSc), Aaron Ballard (PhD), Ben Adams (MSc), Ben Martin (MSc), Bhoj Raj Gautam (PhD), Golda Hucik (PhD), Jonathan Henry Miller (MSc), Zayd Ma (PhD), William Baker, Kipp van Schooten, Seo-Young Paik, Sang-Yun Lee, Brendan Pankovich, Jose Cardosa, Maria Garcia (Chemistry), Daniel Matthew,. Member, 01/2010 - present. Department service.
  • Auxiliary faculty review committees of Peter Brown, Adam Blake, Stephane Vincent, Sagar Godambe, Doug Baird, Igor Ermakov, Debansu Chaudhuri. Chair, 11/2009 - 06/2010. Department service.
  • Auxiliary faculty review committee of Dane McCarney. Member, 11/2009 - 06/2010. Department service.
  • Presentation of the Frontiers of Physics lecture at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. 05/2009 - present. Other service.

Honors & Awards

  • Silver Medal for Physics and Materials Science. International Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Society, 07/20/2016
  • CAREER Award. National Science Foundation, 01/2010
  • Communication Award of the HMI Berlin. Hahn-Meitner-Institute Berlin, 07/09/2004
  • IHK Wissenschaftspreis: Science award of the University of Marburg, . Industrial and Trade Chamber Nordhessen, 06/17/2004
  • Dissertation Award Adlershof. Initiativgemeinschaft Außeruniversitärer Forschungseinrichtungen in Adlershof e.V., 12/2003
  • Phi-Kappa-Phi Membership. Phi-Kappa-Phi Academic Honor Society, 03/20/2000
  • Fulbright-Scholarship. Fulbright U.S. Student Program, 08/1997
  • Hans-Böckler-Scholarship. Hans-Böckler-Stiftung, 10/1994

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