Prof. Dr. David Belius is a mathematician and assistant professor in the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science at UniDistance Suisse since August 2023. He obtained his bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Cambridge (UK) and went on to complete his doctorate at ETH Zurich. He then spent time at the Centre de Recherches Mathématiques in Montreal and the Department of Mathematics at McGill, the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences at New York University and the University of Zurich. Between 2018 and 2023, he was an SNSF professor at the University of Basel. His field of research is probability theory and related areas, especially the theory of spin glasses from statistical physics and modern machine learning theory.