|Postdoc: Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies (Cologne).|
|Visiting Fellow: Sociology Department Harvard University (Cambridge, MA).|
|Ph.D. student: Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies (Cologne).|
|Visiting student: Sciences Po (Paris).|
|Research project at the University of Osnabrück: Editing a research-report for the Volkswagen Stiftung (Osnabrück, Germany).|
|Visiting student: University of Valladolid (Spain).|
|Internship: Thea Dückert, member of the German Bundestag and Deputy Parliamentary Leader of The Greens (Berlin).|
|Graduate assistant in a research project about the institutional reasons for the competitiveness of economic clusters (Osnabrück/ EUI Florence).|
|Bachelor and Master of European Studies (University of Osnabrück, Germany).|
|Alternative Civilian Service in a home for children and old people (French-speaking part of Belgium).|
|Abitur: Käthe-Kollwitz-Gymnasium (Hannover).|
|Foreign exchange: Woodbury Highschool (MN, USA).|
|December 2009||Dr. rer pol. (Title not yet official - book is still under review).
Supervisor Wolfgang Streeck and Sigrid Quack (University of Cologne / MPIfG). Title of PhD-thesis: How moral arguments influence economic action
|October 2006||Master of European Studies, ECTS-Grade A.
Master thesis supervisors: Patrick LeGalès (Sciences Po Paris) and Helmut Voelzkow (University of Osnabrück).
Titel: "Towards a Unified Theory of Capitalism? Integrating Varieties of Capitalism and Welfare State Research into a Unified Framework."
|October 2004||Bachelor of European Studies, ECTS-Grade A. Bachelor thesis supervisors: Roland Czada and Helmut Voelzkow (both University of Osnabrück).
Title: "The role of political actors in reforming the German coordinated market economy."
|May 2001||Abitur, NC 1,7|
|May 1999||US Highschool diploma.|
|May 2007||First price of the German Studying Award (Deutscher Studienpreis) 2004.|
|April 2006||Third price of the German Studying Award (Deutscher Studienpreis) 2005.|
|April 2005||Third price of the German Studying Award (Deutscher Studienpreis) 2004.|
|June 2003||Stipend of the Foundation of the German Economy.|
|English||Fluent (one-year stay in the US).|
|French||Fluent (two-year stay in France and Belgium).|
|Spanish||Well (one-semester stay in Spain).|