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Short CV

This is just an excerpt of the curriculum vitae or the biography. This list is not intended to be complete. For those interested, a list of publications and talks can be found here or on orcid.org.

Year of birth
1983
Citizenship
Swiss
Grown up
Widnau, Switzerland
Living in
Innsbruck, Austria (since 2006)

Employment

University

Oct 2018, ongoing
Postdoctoral research associate and project leader (part-time), Department of Statistics, University of Innsbruck. Project: "Abhängigkeit der Anzahl und Art akuter Krankheitsbilder in der pädiatrischen und kinderchirurgischen Notfallambulanz von meteorologischen Einflüssen - eine retrospektive Studie" (ÖGKJ).
Jul 2017, ongoing
Postdoctoral research associate at the Department of Statistics, University of Innsbruck. Project: "Profcast — Probabilistic Nowcasting of Wind Profiles" (FFG, project Nr. 858537).
Dec 2016—Jun 2017
Postdoctoral research associate at the Department of Statistics, University of Innsbruck. Project: "SnowSafeFX: Forecasting Alpine Snow Amounts for the Safety of People, Infrastructure and Transport" (FWF, project Nr. TRP~290-N26).
2013—Nov 2016
Predoctoral research associate at the Department of Statistics, University of Innsbruck. Project: "SnowSafeFX: Forecasting Alpine Snow Amounts for the Safety of People, Infrastructure and Transport" (FWF, project Nr. TRP~290-N26).
2012
Predoctoral research associate at the Department of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences, University of Innsbruck. Project: "WindFX, Forecasting the wind power distribution for wind parks" (FWF, project Nr. ZLF006150).
2009—2011
Scientific associate at the Department of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences, University of Innsbruck. Project: "Austrian Updateable Model Output Statistics System" (funded by the Austrian national weather service).

Pre-University

2002—2006
Working as an electronic engineers draftsman, IFE Ingenieur-Unternehmung für Elektrotechnik AG, Widnau (CH).
1998—2002
Apprenticeship as an electronic engineers draftsman, IFE Ingenieur-Unternehmung für Elektrotechnik AG, Widnau (CH).

Teaching

2017
Advanced R programming course for the Austrian national weather service (Zentralanstalt für Meteorologie und Geodynamik, ZAMG). Main topics: time series, parallelization, and geo-data processing.
2012
Course lecturer, Department of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences, University of Innsbruck. Bachelor's course "Weather Briefing 1" (PR-1, LV 2012S-707661-0).
2009
Tutor, Department of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences, University of Innsbruck. Diploma course "Introductory Seminar Course in Satellite Meteorology".

Mentoring

2018
Kuhlmann FI (2018). Einfluss meteorologischer Ereignisse auf das Aufkommen von psychiatrischen Erkrankungen und Alkoholintoxikationen in der Kindernotaufnahme. Diploma thesis, Medical University of Innsbruck, University Hospital for Pediatric Care. Ongoing. Supervisors: Michel M, Scholl-Bürgi S, Stauffer R. [ bib ]
2018
Mache CH (2018). Einfluss meteorologischer Gegebenheiten auf akute Krampfgeschehen und Kopfschmerzen im Kindes- und Jugendalter - Eine retrospektive Studie. Diploma thesis, Medical University of Innsbruck, University Hospital for Pediatric Care. Ongoing. Supervisors: Michel M, Scholl-Bürgi S, Stauffer R. [ bib ]
2018
Schmidt AU (2018). Weather Types in Statistical Linear Regression Temperature and Precipitation Forecast Models. Master thesis, University of Innsbruck, Department of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences. Ongoing. Supervisors: Mayr GJ, Stauffer R. [ bib ]
2018
Göbel MU (2018). Statistical Downscaling of ECMWF Weather Forecasts to Classify Precipitation at Differnt Stations Using an Artificial Neutral Network. Master thesis, University of Innsbruck, Department of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences. Ongoing. Supervisors: Mayr GJ, Stauffer R. [ bib ]
2017
Brunhuber S (2017). Return Periods of Extratropical Storms In Europe: A Spatial Prediction Approach. Master thesis, University of Innsbruck, Department of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences. Supervisors: Mayr GJ, Hanley J, Stauffer R. [ bib | http ]
2016
Zweifel LY (2016). Probabilistic Foehn Forecasting for the Gotthard Region Based on Model Output Statistic. Master thesis, University of Innsbruck, Department of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences. Supervisors: Mayr GJ, Stauffer R. [ bib | http ]
2014
Fiegl G (2014). Probabilistic Categorical Wind Gust Forecast in Complex Terrain: Case Study on Hahnenkamm, Austria. Master thesis, University of Innsbruck, Department of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences. Supervisors: Mayr GJ, Stauffer R. [ bib | http ]
2014
Staudacher J (2014). Vorhersage von Schneeverfrachtungsklassen an ausgewählten Tiroler Standorten. Diploma thesis, University of Innsbruck, Department of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences. Supervisors: Mayr GJ, Stauffer R. [ bib | http ]