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  1. University education

  2. since Sept. 2015

    Max Planck Institute of Molecular Genetics & Free University of Berlin

    PhD, bioinformatics

  3. since Oct. 2014

    University of Hagen

    B. Sc., economic sciences

  4. Oct. 2013 - Nov. 2015

    Free University of Berlin & National Taiwan University

    M. Sc., computer science & bioinformatics

    Thesis: "Implementation of a Generic Bidirectional FM-Index in SeqAn and Applications"

  5. Oct. 2010 - Nov. 2013

    Free University of Berlin & National University of Singapore

    B. Sc., computer science & economics

    Thesis: "Planarity testing via PQ-trees: Then and Now"

  6. Vocational experience

  7. since Nov. 2009

    Self-employed software engineer

  8. Dec. 2012 - Apr. 2013

    Internship, Clearstream Banking Luxembourg, Deutsche Börse Group

    Developing analytical tools for the quality assurance division of Deutsche Börse Group to ensure meeting of non-functional requirements such as crash-recovery and performance-tests.

    Technologies: PHP, Oracle DB, Bash

  9. Oct. 2011 - Sept. 2014

    Teaching assistant, Free University of Berlin

    Courses: software engineering, functional programming, algorithms & data structures

    Technologies: Haskell, Java, OCL, UML

  10. Dec. 2006 - Nov. 2007

    Freelance web developer, SubGrafik GmbH, Berlin

    Creating cross-browser compatible websites.

    Technologies: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP


PHP 4/5 (OOP)
MySQL, Oracle DB
JavaScript (jQuery)

C++, C#, Java, Haskell



Christopher Pockrandt