Claudia Draxl

Lead, Solid-State Theory Group of the Physics Department, Humboldt-Universit├Ąt zu Berlin


1. Scientific Career

1988                Dr. rer. nat., theoretical Physics, University of Graz

1996                Habilitation in theoretical physics

1990-1996      Assistant professor at the Institute of Theoretical Physics, University of Graz

1997-2005      Associate professor at the University of Graz, Austria

1998-1999      Visiting professor at Uppsala University, Sweden

1999-2001      Head of the Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of Graz, Austria

2000-2001      Guest professor at Uppsala University, Sweden

2005-2012      Full professor at the Montanuniversität Leoben, Austria

Since 2011      Einstein Professor at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany


2. Awards (selection)

1995     Ludwig-Boltzmann award for theoretical physics by the Austrian Physical Society

2000     Honorary doctorate of Uppsala University, Sweden

2008     Science Award of the Federal State of Styria

2011     Fellow of the American Physical Society

2013     Paracelsusring by the City of Villach

2013     Caroline-von-Humboldt-Professor 2014 by the HU Berlin

2014     Appointment as Max Planck Fellow at the Fritz-Haber Institute Berlin