Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Christine Kuntscher - Curriculum Vitae

1992 - 1995 Studies of Physics at the University of Würzburg
1995 - 1996 Studies of physics at the State University of New York at Stony Brook, USA
1995 - 1996 Master project at the synchrotron radiation source National Synchrotron Light Source in Brookhaven, New York; title of the Master Thesis: “Alkali Occupancies and Fullerene Orientation in K4C60 and Rb4C60
Dec. 1996 Master degree


1997 - 2000 PhD scholarship of the Research Center Karlsruhe
1999 - 1999 Research stay at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in the frame of a DAAD scholarship
2000 PhD examination at the Universität Karlsruhe, title of PhD thesis: “Photoemission and x-ray absorption spectroscopy on the quasi-one-dimensional system Sr1-yLayNbO3.5-x
2000 - 2001 Research assistant at the 1. Physikalisches Institut of the Universität Stuttgart; projects: Optical spectroscopy on low-dimensional systems


2001 - 2006 Emmy Noether-scholarship of the German Science Foundation:
2001 - 2002 Postdoc at the Laboratory of Optical Solid State Physics of the University Groningen, Netherlands; projects: Optical spectroscopy on low-dimensional systems
2002 - 2003 Postdoc at the Clarendon Laboratory of the Oxford University, Great Britain; projects: Optical spectroscopy at high pressure
2003 - 2006 Leader of an Emmy Noether-group at the 1. Physikalisches Institut of the Universität Stuttgart; research area: electronic properties of low-dimensional materials


since 2006 W2 professorship for solid state physics at the chair Experimental Physics II, Universität Augsburg
since 2006 Member of the examination board of bachelor and diplom physics (Chair 2009 - 2011)
2006 - 2012 Women's representative of the department of mathematics and natural sciences at the Universität Augsburg
2007 - 2011 Member of the ANKA International Users' Committee (AIUC)