- 2014-Now: PhD in Applied Mathematics, University of Cambridge
- 2012-2014: M. Sc. in Physics, Freie Universität Berlin
- 2009-2012: B. Sc. in Physics, Freie Universität Berlin
Philip is a member of the Atmosphere-Ocean Dynamics group. His current research interests include idealised models of the Asian summer monsoon and transport mechanisms between troposphere and stratosphere.