Sabine Maier

Prof. Dr. Sabine Maier

Department of Physics
University of Erlangen-Nürnberg

Publications: Google Scholar
ORCID: 0000-0001-9589-6855


Postdoc Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, USA (2007-2010)
Ph.D. (Physics) University of Basel, Switzerland (2007)
M.Sc. (Physics) University of Basel, Switzerland (2003)

 Research Experience

9/2016 – Associate Professor (W2)
University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Department of Physics
10/2010 – 9/2016 Assistant Professor (W1 tenure track)
University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Department of Physics
Rising Star Grant of the Excellence Cluster: Engineering of Advanced Materials
 03/2007-09/2010 Postdoctoral Fellow at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, University of California Berkeley, CA, USA
with Prof. Dr. M. Salmeron
09/2004-09/2005 Visiting scientist at the McGill University, Montreal, Canada
with Prof. Dr. R. Bennewitz
08/2003-03/2007 PhD student at the University of Basel, Switzerland
with Prof. Dr. E. Meyer
1998-2003 Student in Physics at the University of Basel, Switzerland

Awards, Fellowships and Honors

11/2014 ERC Starting Grant 2014
05/2013 EAM Starting Grant, Cluster of Excellence EAM, University of Erlangen (100 kEuro)
02/2012 Member of the Junges Kolleg of the Bavarian Academy of Science
01/2007 Summa cum laude PhD , University of Basel, Switzerland

 Academic Administration

since 2015

Women’s representative, Department of Physics, FAU

2013-2022 Vice spokeswoman of the DFG Research Training Group GRK 1896 “In-Situ Microscopy with Electrons, X-rays and Scanning probes”, FAU
2012-2019 Board Member of the DFG Collaborative Research Center SFB953 “Synthetic carbon allotropes”, FAU
2011-2012 Executive Board Member of the Cluster of Excellence “Engineering of Advanced Materials”, FAU

Participation in Collaborative Reseach Projects and Centers