CV

Academic Positions

  • Jul 2017 - ...

    • MZES Research Fellow & Project Director, Mannheim Centre for European Social Research, University of Mannheim

  • Sep 2015 - June 2017

    • Max Weber Postdoctoral Fellow, European University Institute, Florence, Italy

  • Sep 2011 - Mar 2015

    • Research Assistant, Chair of Political Sociology, Prof. Markus Freitag, Bern, Switzerland

  • Nov 2009 - Aug 2011

    • Student/Research Assistant, Chair of Comparative Politics, Prof. Markus Freitag, Konstanz, Germany

Visitor

  • Apr 2017

    • University of Southern California (Los Angeles)

  • Feb - Mar 2017

    • Yale University (New Haven)

  • May - Aug 2015

    • Social Science Research Center Berlin (WZB), Berlin, Germany

  • Sep 2013 - Feb 2014

    • European University Institute (EUI), Florence, Italy

Education

  • Sep 2011 - Apr 2015

    • University of Bern, Department of Social Sciences, Switzerland

    • PhD/Dr in Social Sciences

      • Title: “Three Essays on the Concept of Trust and its Foundations”

      • Committee: Markus Freitag, Diego Gambetta

  • Sep 2008 - Oct 2010

    • University of Konstanz, Germany; Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain

    • Double degree programme ‘European Master in Government’

    • MA in Public Administration and MA in Political and Social Sciences

  • Oct 2004 - Apr 2008

    • University of Konstanz, Germany

    • Bachelor in Politics and Public Administration

  • Sep 2005 - May 2006

    • Erasmus, Sciences Po Bordeaux (IEP), Bordeaux, France

  • Sep 2000 - Jul 2001

    • School exchange in France (Hyères) and Great Britain (Weymouth)

Referee activity

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