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Alumni Profiles

The Branco Weiss Fellowship Alumni Network comprises all fellows who have completed the entire five years of the Fellowship.

2018

Tevong

You

King’s College London, United Kingdom, and CERN, Geneva, Switzerland

Theoretical particle physics

2018

Thomas

Van Boeckel

ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Global Health and Antimicrobial Resistance

2018

Nikolay

Golubev

University of Arizona, Tucson, USA

Theoretical quantum physics and chemistry

2018

Franziska

Glassmeier

TU Delft, Netherlands

Atmospheric Sciences

2014

Kaat

Alaerts

University of Leuven, Belgium, and ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Neuro-Imaging, Social Neuroscience, Autism

2013

Sushant

Anand

University of Illinois at Chicago, USA

Engineering, Sustainable Energy

2011

Daniela

Andres

UNSAM, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Biomedical Engineering

2012

Nita

Bharti

Penn State University, USA

Biology, Anthropology, Global Health

2010

Reinette (Oonsie)

Biggs

Stockholm Resilience Centre, Sweden

Environmental Science

2011

Josiane

Broussard

Colorado State University, USA

Biomedical Sciences

2013

Suzanne

Devkota

Cedars Sinai Medical-Center, Los Angeles, USA

Medicine, Nutrition

2012

Karim

Bschir

University of St. Gallen, Switzerland

Philosophy of Science

2012

Zi

Chen

Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, USA

Biomedical Engineering

2015

Kelly

Clancy

University College London, UK

Neuroscience

2009

Riley

Crane

Square, Inc., San Francisco, USA

Physics

2013

Linda

Douw

Amsterdam University, Netherlands, and Massachusetts General Hospital, USA

Neuroscience

2015

Xavier

Dumusque

Observatory of Geneva, Switzerland

Observational Astrophysics

2016

Klaus

Eyer

ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Immune Biotechnology

2012

Michael

Fabinyi

University of Technology Sydney, Australia

Anthropology, Political Ecology

2014

Daniele

Foresti

Harvard University, USA

Engineering, Smart Materials and Biology

2016

Matthieu Emmanuel

Galvez

University of Lausanne and ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Geological and Planetary Sciences

2014

Lisa

Genzel

Radboud University, Nijmegen, Netherlands

Neuroscience

2010

Arko

Ghosh

Leiden University, Netherlands

Cognitive Neuroscience

2005

Dov

Greenbaum

Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya, Israel

Law, Technology

2012

Lea

Haller

University of Zurich, Switzerland

History

2016

Idse

Heemskerk

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA

Quantitative Developmental Biology, Biological Physics

2008

Grit

Hein

University of Würzburg, Germany

Psychology/Neuroscience

2013

Silvie

Huijben

Arizona State University, USA

Biology

2014

Marco

Hutter

ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Robotics

2003

Ferenc

Jordán

University of Parma, Italy

Biology

2015

Lara

Keuck

Bielefeld University and Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin, Germany

History and Philosophy of Science and Medicine

2015

Stephanie

King

University of Bristol, United Kingdom

Animal Behavior, Evolutionary Biology

2017

Moritz

Kraemer

University of Oxford, United Kingdom

Infectious disease epidemiology and evolution

2011

Adrian

Kuenzler

University of Zurich, Switzerland

Law

2014

Tanya

Latty

University of Sydney, Australia

Behavioural Ecology, Swarm Intelligence

2014

Rain

Liivoja

University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

International Law

2017

Gabriele

Manoli

École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland

Environmental Sciences

2017

Fabian

Menges

Max-Planck-Institute for Chemical Physics of Solids, Dresden, Germany

Experimental Physics and Thermodynamics

2016

Patricia

Monteiro

University of Coimbra, Portugal

Neuroscience

2015

Hannah

Mumby

University of Hong Kong, China, and University of South Africa

Behavioral Ecology and Conservation Science

2003

Harini

Nagendra

Azim Premji University, India

Ecology

2012

Michael

Nash

ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Nanobiotechnology

2010

Aoife

O'Donovan

University of California San Francisco, USA

Psychoneuroimmunology

2005

Iruka N

Okeke

University of Ibadan, Nigeria

Microbiology

2013

Chinyere K

Okoro

University of Surrey, United Kingdom

Bacteriology, Infectious Diseases

2005

Anne

Osbourn

John Innes Centre, Norwich, United Kingdom

Plant biology, biochemistry, synthetic biology

2016

Igor

Pikovski

Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, USA, and Stockholm University, Sweden

Theoretical Physics

2016

Vanessa

Rampton

ETH Zurich, Switzerland, and McGill University, Canada

Philosophy

2006

Bruno

Reversade

A*STAR, Singapore

Human Genetics

2012

Julia

Sacher

University of Leipzig and Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Germany

Female Mental Health

2009

Krishanu

Saha

University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA

Stem Cell Engineering

2008

Marcel

Salathé

EPFL, Switzerland

Epidemiology

2013

Carolin

Schurr

University of Bern, Switzerland

Economic Geography, Gender Studies, Science and Technology Studies

2016

Simone

Schürle

ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Nanoengineering

2016

Takuya

Segawa

ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Optical and Magnetic Resonance Microscopy/Spectroscopy

2017

Patrick

Shih

University of California, Davis, USA

Evolutionary Biology and Geobiology

2008

George

Slavich

University of California Los Angeles, USA

Psychoneuroimmunology

2012

Cheemeng

Tan

University of California Davis, USA

Synthetic Biology, Antibiotic Treatment, Gene Regulation

2014

Pedro

Vale

University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Infection, Ecology and Evolution

2013

Annelies

Vredeveldt

VU University Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Cognitive Psychology

2014

Amar

Vutha

University of Toronto, Canada

Atomic Physics

2014

Yue

Wan

Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore

Genomics

2014

Erica

van de Waal

Université de Lausanne, Switzerland

Primatology, Behavioural Ecology