An enthusiastic researcher in the area of Natural User Interfaces (NUI) and ambient systems for physical disabilities. This enthusiasm is put into practice by working as part of cross-cultural teams in various international academic instituations in Germany, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, and Palestine. Moreover, it is culminated with various scholarships and awards from DAAD (Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst), IEEE, and DFG funded Graduate School for Computing in Medicine and Life Sciences at Luebeck University, as well as a number of internationally recognized peer-reviewed papers, posters, and technical demonstrations.