As an anthropologist, he has worked in computer simulations around complexity and chaos. His master thesis studied media coverage of the 2009 Swine Flu epidemic using social network analysis. In the field of public health, he has designed systems for interoperability and monitoring of cancer screening. In Manas, he enjoys managing projects with significant social and health components.
Manu teaches quantitative methods for anthropology at the university, plays the bass and due to his natural charisma you can often find him at the center of a lively but amicable conversation on a wide range of topics.