Vita

Current position: 

  • 2017 –  Fellow, Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Current teaching positions:

  • 2007 – present, PD, Institute for Theoretical Physics, Goethe-Univeristy, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  • 2011 – present,  Professor,  Yerevan State University, Armenia

Research positions held:

  • 2007-16, ITP, Goethe-University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  • 2002-06, ITP, University of Tübingen, Germany
  • 1998-01, KVI, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
  • 1996-98, CRSR, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
  • 1993-96, MPI for Nuclear Physics, Rostock-Heidelberg, Germany

 Visiting positions: 

  • 2001, Institut de Physique Nucleaire d’Orsay,  France
  • 1999-2016, multiple short-term visits at INT, Seattle, USA
  • 2000, Junior Fellow at ECT Trento, Italy
  • 2013-14, visitor at Albert-Einstein-Institute, Potsdam, Germany

Degrees: 

  • Diploma in Physics, Rostock University (1989)
  • PhD in Physics, Yerevan State University (1992)
  • Habilitation, Tübingen University (2006)
  • Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Yerevan State University (2007)

Honors: 

  • Foreign Member of Academy of Sciences of Armenia (elected in 2014)