Australian National University
Christoph studied chemistry and business administration. He completed his Ph.D. at Heidelberg University in 2014 for which he received the Ph.D. prize for Medicinal Chemistry by the German Chemical Society. He also received a Feodor Lynen Research Fellowship by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation to work at the Australian National University, ANU, from 2015 to 2018.
After a short period as Rising Star Fellow at the Free University of Berlin, he returned to the ANU with an ARC Discovery Early Career Research Award, 2019. He was appointed Senior Lecturer in 2020 and promoted to Associate Professor in 2023.
Christoph is the recipient of an ARC Future Fellowship, 2022, the John Wade Early Career Researcher Award by the Australian Peptide Association, 2022, the Peter Schwerdtfeger Award by the Australian Association of von Humboldt Fellows, 2022, the Australian Research Award as top researcher in the field of Medicinal Chemistry, 2023, and the Thieme Chemistry Journals Award, 2023.