Curriculum Vitae




2008                    Dr. phil. (equivalent to PhD in Political Science), University of Hamburg

2003                    Diploma in Political Science, Universität Hamburg


Academic Positions held:


Since 2011         University professor of public policy, Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz

2008-2011          Schumpeter Fellow, Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main

2010                   Stand-in professor for political theory, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz

2009                   Visiting scholar, Ethics and Health Program, Harvard University

2007-2008          Postdoc, political science, Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main

2007                   Visiting scholar, Australian National University, Research School of Social Sciences

2004-2007          Junior research fellow, political science, University of Hamburg


Professional service and activities:             


Leibniz Association

Member of the senate competition committee

German Political Science Association - Deutsche Vereinigung für Politische Wissenschaft (DVPW)

Board member (2015-2018)

Research unit “Interdisciplinary Public Policy”, JGU Mainz


Gutenberg Academy, JGU Mainz

Senior member

PALO (Participation in Long-Term Decision-Making) SRC Finland project

Academic advisory board member

ZIRIUS - Centre for Interdisciplinary Risk and Innovation Studies, Stuttgart

Academic advisory board member