Senior Research Associate and Project Leader
"The great tragedy of science — the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact."Thomas Henry Huxley
- Project Leader of the University Research Priority Program on "Social Networks"
- Senior Associate at the Chair for Marketing and Market Research
Markus heads the project “Networks and Organizations” in the University Research Priority Program “Social Networks”. In his current research he bridges marketing, network science, computational linguistics, and computer science to increase the understanding on large scale consumer networks. Markus likes number crunching and spending hours on thorough analyses as long as this leads to improving the impact of results.
In his spare time, he explores new restaurants, cities, and countries. Besides he is into the wine business supporting his brothers’ vinery.