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Short Curriculum Vitae

Since 2014 Member of the Executive Board of the Heidelberg Graduate School.
Since 2012 Member of the MATCH Center (since 2013 a member of the Executive Board).
Since 2012 Speaker of the junior members (Kollegiaten) of Heidelberg Academy of Sciences and Humanities.
Since 2012 Deputy Director of the Institute of Applied Mathematics, University of Heidelberg.
20/12/2011 Habilitation in Mathematics (with honors), University of Wroclaw.
Since 2011 W3 Professor of Applied Analysis and Modelling in Biosciences at the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Sciences, University of Heidelberg (time limited till August 2013).
2011/2012 Visiting Professor (professeur de 1ere classe, 1 month visit in 2011/2012) at the Department of Mathematics, University Claude Bernard Lyon 1, France.
Since 2011 Principal Investigator at the Heidelberg Graduate School.
Since 2010 Principal Investigator at the Collaborative Research Center (SFB 873).
Since 2009 Prinicipal Investigator and member of Selecting Committee of the International PhD Programme Mathematical Methods in Natural Sciences Warsaw-Wroclaw-Heidelberg-Paris-Prag granted by Foundation for Polish Science.
Since 10/2008 In charge of a research group "Mathematics of self-organisation in cell systems" at BIOMS, IWR and Institute of Applied Mathematics, University of Heidelberg. Member of BIOQUANT Center.
10-11/2008 Visiting Faculty Member at Mathematical Bioscience Institute, Columbus Ohio
Since 09/2008 Leader of a junior research group at BIOMS, IWR, University of Heidelberg (W2 position)
Since 07/2007 Member of WIN-Kolleg of the Heidelberg Academy of Science and Humanities
Since 08/2004 Member of the Centre for Modelling and Simulation in Biosciences (BIOMS), Interdisciplinary Centre for Scientific Computing (IWR), University of Heidelberg
Since 08/2004 Associated member of the International Graduate College "Complex Processes: Modelling, Simulation and Optimisation", IWR, University of Heidelberg
02-08/2004 Postdoc in the International Graduate College (Graduiertenkolleg 710) "Complex Processes: Modelling, Simulation and Optimisation", IWR, University of Heidelberg
12/01/2004 Ph.D. Thesis in Mathematics, University of Heidelberg
05-06/2003 Research scholar at Rice University, Houston, USA
11/2003 Visiting scholar at Mathematical Bioscience Institute, Columbus Ohio, USA
1999-2003 Doctoral studies in the group of Prof. Willi Jäger, Institute of Applied Mathematics, University of Heidelberg. Position in a PhD Program (Graduiertenkolleg 484) "Signalling systems and gene expression in model systems of developmental biology", Zoology Institute
22/06/1998 M.D. Thesis in Mathematics, University of Warsaw
1993-1998 Mathematics studies at the University of Warsaw


Scholarships, honors and awards

"Kollegiat" of Heidelberg Academy of Sciences and Humanities, since Jan 2011
AcademiaNet Portal for Outstanding Female Scientists and Scholars of Robert Bosch Foundation, since Oct 2010
Emmy-Noether-Programme of German Research Council, 2008-2013
"Ideas" - starting grant of European Research Council, 2008-2013
Junior Academy for Young Scientists (WIN-Kolleg) of the Heidelberg Academy of Science and Humanities, since 2007
Grant of USA National Science Foundation (NSF) for organising "Polish-American Workshop on Signalling Pathways", Bedlewo, Poland, 2005 (joint with Marek Kimmel and Tomasz Lipniacki)
Postdoctoral scholarship of the Graduate College "Complex Processes: Modelling, Simulation and Optimisation", IWR, University of Heidelberg, Feb - July 2004.
Scholarship of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Scientific Computing (IWR), University of Heidelberg, Sept 2002 - Jan 2004
Scholarship of the Graduate College "Signalling systems and gene expression in model systems of developmental biology", University of Heidelberg, July - Dec 1999 and July 2000 - Aug 2002
Diploma of the finals of the State Mathematics Contest for the high school students (Olimpiada Matematyczna), 1992


Organised workshops and conferences

Mathematical Models of Biological Phenomena and their Analysis, Sendai, Japan, Nov 21-24, 2011 (together with Kanako Suzuki and Izumi Takagi)
The role of multiscale structure in biological systems, Warsaw, Poland, Sep 27-29, 2011 (together with Anna Trykozko and Zuzanna Szymańska)
ECMTB 2011, Krakow, Poland, June 28-July 02, 2011 (member of the Organising Committee)
Managing Complexity, Reducing Perplexity, Heidelberg, Germany, May 16-20, 2011 (member of the Organising Committee)
Workshop on Trends in Stem Cell Research, Heidelberg, Germany, October 2010 (together with Hamid R. Noori)
Conference on Partial Differential Equations in Mathematical Biology, Bedlewo, Poland, September 2010 (member of the Organising Committee)
Workshop on Mathematics in Life Sciences, Material Sciences and Economy during Japanese-German Presidents, Conference, Heidelberg, Germany, July 2010 (together with Motoko Kotani and Willi Jäger)
Workshop on Mathematical modelling of cellular biosystems, Warsaw, Poland, October 2009 (together with Anna Trykozko and Zuzanna Szymańska)
Minisymposium on Mathematical and Computational Problems in Life Sciences, Hanoi, Vietnam, March 2009 (together with Willi Jäger)
Minisymposium on Pattern formation and mechanics in developmental biology, ESMTB Conference, Edinburgh, July 2008 (together with Dirk Hartmann)
Workshop on Mathematical Modelling and Analysis in Biology, Warsaw, Poland, March 2008 (together with Anna Trykozko and Zuzanna Szymańska)
Workshop on Mathematical Techniques for Multiscale Analysis, Heidelberg, Germany, Oct 19-21, 2005 (together with Mariya Ptashnyk and Dirk Hartmann).
Minisymposium on Deterministic and stochastic models of metabolic pathways in the immune response, ESMTB Conference, Dresden, Germany, July 18-22, 2005 (together with Marek Kimmel).
International conference on Mathematical Models and Methods in Biology and Medicine, Bedlewo, Poland, May 29-June 3, 2005 (member of the Organising Committee).
Workshop on Spatial and Stochastic Phenomena in Gene Regulation and Signaling Pathways, Bedlewo, Poland, May 29-June 3, 2005 (together with Marek Kimmel and Tomasz Lipniacki).
Joint MPD7 - DeStoBio3 Conference on Computational and Mathematical Population Dynamics, Trento, Italy, June 21-25, 2004 (member of the Organising Committee).