Appointments 


Professor of Mathematical Biology, University of York (2009  present)  
Reader in Mathematics and Biology (joint appointment), University of York (2005 2009)  
Lecturer in Mathematics, City University, London (2001 2005) 
Research Fellowships 


Royal Society Leverhulme Trust Senior Research Fellow (2014/15)  
EPSRC Advanced Research Fellow (2004  2008)  
Marie Curie Fellow / EU personal fellowship (University of York, 2000  2001)  
Dorothea Erxleben Fellow, Tech. University of Clausthal, (1997  2000)  
Fellow of the "Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes" (1989  1997; both for undergraduate and postgraduate study) 
Qualifications 


PhD in Mathematical Physics (Clausthal, with distinction, 1997)  
MSc in Mathematics (Bath, with distinction, 1993) 
Membership in professional bodies 


EPSRC Peer Review College  
Research Policy Committee of the London Mathematical Society (LMS)  
Assessment panel of the IndoUK workshop initiative led by the International Centre for Mathematical Sciences (ICMS)  
Standing Committee of the international conference series "Applications of Group Theoretical Methods in Physics"  
EPSRC Strategic Advisory Teams in Mathematics (2007  2013) and Healthcare (20082011)  
Scientific Steering Committee of the Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences at the University of Cambridge (20102013) 
Distinctions 


Elected fellow of the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (FIMA)  
First female mathematician to deliver the Plancherel Lecture in Fribourg (Switzerland) in 2011  
Ladyzhenskaya lecture in Leipzig (Germany) in 2012  
Mary Cartwright Lecturer of the London Mathematical Society in 2014  
Gresham Lecturer in 2015 