Vice President Research und Professor for Digital Urban Cultures at the HafenCity University Hamburg
Director of the City Science Lab, a cooperation with the MIT Media
Lab in Cambridge, USA
Academic lead UNITAC, a cooperation with the United Nations (UN Habitat, OICT)
Co - Founder comaps -
Member of the accreditation committee of Scientific
Council of Germany (til mid 2023)
Stipendist of the Humboldt Foundation (Feodor-Lynen Program) Harvard Kennedy School, Cambridge/USA.
Awards for the CSL: URBACT EU, Geospatial World Award, Hamburg Open Science
Evaluator for: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, Swiss National Science Foundation, federal ministries of Germany, private foundations, etc.
Guest Lecturer at the Lucerne School of Art and Design.
Member of the Research Committee of The Interface Society, sounding board of RISE Cities, BMW foundation.