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Education
Employment
Awards and Grants
Synergistic Activities and Service

education

2002
Ph.D. in mathematics, The University of Melbourne, Australia
1997
Bachelor of Science (Honours) (First Class), The University of Melbourne, Australia
1996
Zwischenprüfung in Mathematics and Philosophy (Equivalent to Bachelor's degree), Johannes Gutenberg-Universität, Mainz, Germany
1992
Abitur (High School diploma), Gymnasium Oppenheim, Germany

languages

English, French, German

employment

2017–
Associate Professor, The University of Sydney, Australia
2014–2016
Senior Lecturer, The University of Sydney, Australia
2011–2013
Lecturer, The University of Sydney, Australia
2009–2011
Lecturer in Pure Mathematics, The University of Queensland, Australia
2006–2009
Research Fellow, The University of Melbourne, Australia
2005–2006
CIRGET Postdoctoral Fellow, Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM), Canada
2003–2005
CRM-ISM Postdoctoral Fellow, Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM), Canada
2002–2003
Tutor and Visiting Researcher, The University of Melbourne, Australia
1992–1994
Zivildienst (Social Services), ABS Mainz, Germany

visiting positions

2017–2018
SFB-Gastprofessor (6 months), TU Berlin, Germany
2014–2015
Visiting Professor (6 weeks), Institut de Mathématiques de Jussieu, Paris, France
2013–2014
Visitor (3 months), Max Planck Institut für Mathematik, Bonn, Germany
2011
Visitor (2 months), Max Planck Institut für Mathematik, Bonn, Germany
2009
Visitor (1 month), University of California, Santa Barbara, USA
2007
Visitor (1 month), Warwick Mathematics Institute, Coventry, England
2006
Visitor (1 month), Yale University, New Haven, USA
2006
Visitor (2 months), Max Planck Institut für Mathematik, Bonn, Germany
2002
Lehrbeauftragter (4 months), Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
2001
Visitor (2 months), Columbia University, New York City, USA
2000
Visitor (6 months), Columbia University, New York City, USA
1998
Research Assistant (3 months), The University of Melbourne, Australia

awards

1998–2002
International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (awarded by the Commonwealth of Australia)
2001
Melbourne Abroad Postgraduate Travelling Scholarship (awarded by the University of Melbourne)
2001
B.H. Neumann Prize of the Australian Mathematical Society
2000
Postgraduate Overseas Research Experience Scholarship (awarded by the University of Melbourne)
1997
A place on the Dean's Honours List 1997 for excellence in academic achievement (awarded by the Dean of Science, The University of Melbourne)
1992
The certificate for social engagement of the Minister of Cultural Affairs of the state Rhineland-Palatrine, Germany

grants

2016–2018
Invariants, geometric and discrete structures on manifolds
Craig Hodgson, Hyam Rubinstein and Stephan Tillmann
ARC Discovery Grant DP160104502
2014–2016
Moduli spaces of geometric structures
Stephan Tillmann
ARC Discovery Grant DP140100158
2013–2015
Triangulations in dimension 3 and 4: discrete and geometric structures
Craig Hodgson, Hyam Rubinstein and Stephan Tillmann
ARC Discovery Grant DP130103694
2012–2013
Algorithmic methods in combinatorial topology
Ben Burton, Michael Joswig, Andreas Paffenholz and Stephan Tillmann
Go8 Australia–Germany Joint Research Co-operation Scheme
2011–2013
Generic complexity in computational topology
Ben Burton, Murray Elder and Stephan Tillmann
ARC Discovery Grant DP110101104
2011
Character varieties of 3-manifolds
Stephan Tillmann
UQ Early Career Research Grant
2010–2012
Triangulations in dimension three: algorithms and geometric structures
Craig Hodgson, Hyam Rubinstein and Stephan Tillmann
ARC Discovery Grant DP1095760; project web-site

appointments

2013–present
AMSI Summer School Program Committee
AMSI Summer School Standing Committee
2010–2012
Early Career Representative of the Australian Mathematical Society

departmental service

2015–present
Magagement committee
Research committee
2014
Second Year Coordinator

conferences and workshops

11–17 October 2015
Organisation of Oberwolfach Workshop 1542 "Computational Geometric and Algebraic Topology" at the Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach (MFO), Germany (with Ben Burton, Jeff Erickson and Herbert Edelsbrunner)
2–4 April 2014
Organiser of the workshop Computational & Algorithmic Topology, Sydney, Australia
30 September to 3 October 2013
Organisation of the Special Session "Geometry and Topology" at the Annual Meeting of the Australian Mathematical Society, Sydney, Australia (with Joan Licata)
22–23 September 2012
Organiser of the AustMS 2012 Early Career Workshop, Ballarat, Australia (with Guillermo Pineda-Villavicencio and Ngamta Thamwattana)
24–25 September 2011
Organiser of the AustMS 2011 Early Career Workshop, Wollongong, Australia (with Bronwyn Hajek and Ngamta Thamwattana)
11–22 July 2011
Organiser of the conference and graduate winter school Geometry & Topology Down Under, Melbourne, Australia (with James Carlson, Loretta Bartolini, Danny Calegari, Craig Hodgson, William Jaco, Amnon Neeman, Paul Norbury, Arun Ram, Penny Wightwick and Nick Wormald)
6–10 June 2011
Organiser of the conference Faces of Geometry: 3-Manifolds, Groups & Singularities, Columbia University, USA (with Jason Behrstock, Abhijit Champanerkar, Ilya Kofman and Philip Ording)
25–26 September 2010
Organiser of the AustMS 2010 Early Career Workshop, Caloundra, Australia (with Bronwyn Hajek and Anthony Henderson)
20–21 July 2010
Organiser of the AMSI workshop Algorithms, Algebra and Analysis in Four Dimensions, Brisbane, Australia (with Ben Burton and Murray Elder)
14–18 December 2009
Organiser of the AMSI workshop New directions in Geometric Group Theory, Brisbane, Australia (with Murray Elder and Lawrence Reeves)
25–28 September 2007
Organisation of the Special Session "Geometry and Topology" at the Annual Meeting of the Australian Mathematical Society, Melbourne, Australia (with Ben Andrews and Peter Milley)
1–2 May 2004
Organiser of the conference Trends in 3-manifolds, Montréal, Canada (with Ben Klaff)

seminar series

2014 and 2015
Organiser of the Geometry & Topology seminar at the University of Sydney, Australia
2010 and 2011
Organiser of the Mathematics Colloquium at the University of Queensland, Australia
(with Victor Scharaschkin in 2010 and Leonardo Rojas-Nandayapa in 2011)
Semester 2 (2008) and Semester 1 (2009)
Organiser of the Algebra-Geometry-Topology seminar at the University of Melbourne, Australia (with Arun Ram)

reviews

Reviews at MathSciNet (subscription only)
Referee for Algebraic & Geometric Topology
Referee for Duke Mathematics Journal
Referee for Experimental Mathematics
Referee for Geometriae Dedicata
Referee for Geometry & Topology
Referee for Journal of Differential Geometry
Referee for Journal of the Australian Mathematical Society
Referee for Topology and its Applications
Referee for Mathematische Annalen
Referee for Proceedings of the London Mathematical Society