Thomas Birner 

Thomas Birner

Associate Professor
Department of Atmospheric Science
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO, 80523
thomas 'at' atmos.colostate.edu

brief CV (or long version as pdf):

  • MSc 1999, Physics (Diplomphysiker, University of Leipzig, Germany), Supervisor: Ulrich Behn
  • PhD 2003, Atmospheric Science (Dr. rer. nat., Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich, Germany), Supervisors: Andreas Dörnbrack and Ulrich Schumann
  • PostDoc 2003-2004, Department of Meteorology, University of Reading, Reading, U.K., Supervisors: John Thuburn and George Craig
  • PostDoc 2004-2008, Department of Physics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada, Supervisors: Ted Shepherd and Norm McFarlane
  • Assistant Professor 2009-2015, Department of Atmospheric Science, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, U.S.
  • Associate Professor 2015-now, Department of Atmospheric Science, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, U.S.

some personal facts:

  • German citizen, born in Leipzig, (East)Germany
  • married, four children: Luise (born 05/2006), Charlotte, Leopold and Benjamin (born 02/2008, you do the math ...)
  • guitarist, drummer
  • triathlet