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Current Position

Since 10/2018 Visiting Scholar (Gastwissenschaftler) at the Willy Brandt School of Public Policy at the University of Erfurt.


Previous Positions

10/2017-09/2018 Interim Franz Haniel Professor for Public Policy (W3-Vertretungsprofessur) at the Willy Brandt School of Public Policy at the University of Erfurt.

07/2016-09/2018 Research and Teaching Associate, tenured position (Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter, entfristet), Bavarian School of Public Policy, Technische Universität München, Chair of European and Global Governance

04/2012-06/2016 Research Associate and Lecturer (Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter), Technische Universität Dresden, Department of Political Science, Chair of International Politics.

01/2012-03/2012 Research Associate (Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter), Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Department of Social Sciences, Chair of Comparative Political Sciences and Political Systems of Eastern Europe.

11/2007-10/2008 Program Coordinator for M.A. Studies, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin Graduate School of Social Sciences


University Education

Since 03/2017 Habilitation Candidate (Political Science), TUM School of Governance, Technische Universität München

2012 Ph.D. (Dr. phil.) in Political Science (magna cum laude), Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.

2008 M.A. in European Studies (with distinction), University of Bath & Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (Joint Degree), University of Washington, Seattle, USA (Visiting Graduate Student)

2006 B.A. in American Studies & Law (sehr gut/excellent), Universität Bayreuth, Weber State University, Ogden, USA (Visiting Student)