Sebastian Wolf was born in Dresden (Germany) in 1978. He received his M.Sc, degree in Geography from Dresden University of Technology in 2006. In 2010, he received his PhD (Dr. sc.) in Environmental Sciences from ETH Zurich (Switzerland). After acquiring competitive funding from the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF) and the European Commission (Marie Curie Fellowship), he was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of California at Berkeley (USA) from 2011 to 2015. He is currently a Senior Scientist in the Department of Environmental Systems Science at ETH Zurich (Switzerland).