Curriculum VItae

Short bio - a detailed CV is here.


04/2012 - current: Research fellow, Research Unit 'Global Governance', WZB Berlin Social Science Center

01/2012: Dr. rer. pol.,Freie Universität Berlin, Department of Political and Social Sciences; Thesis 'Politicisation, issue salience, and consumer policies of the European Commission', summa cum laude, winner of the ECPR Jean Blondel Prize for the best thesis in politics 2013

09/2008 - 03/2012: Researcher, Junior Research Group 'Position Formation in the EU Commission', WZB Berlin Social Science Center

04/2008: M.A. Politics and Management, Profile: 'European Integration and International Organisations', University of Konstanz, winner of the 2009 VEUK e.V. award for the best diploma thesis in politics and management

07/2006 - 05/2010: Organisation and supervision of simulations on political decision-making, EuroSoc GmbH - Think Tank for European Decisions

since 10/2005: Various teaching assignments at different European universities

03/2005 - 10/2007: Managing Editor, European Union Politics

08/2004 - 02/2005: Political Consultant in EU affairs, Berlin Business Representation, Brussels