Curriculum Vitae

A full CV is available upon request.

Academic Positions

Spring Semester 2020
Weatherhead Scholar
Harvard University, USA

Since September 2017
Assistant Professor of International Relations
Institute for Political Science
Leiden University, The Netherlands

October 2016-August 2017
Assistant Professor (Junior Professor) for Global Governance and Humanitarian Action
Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict (IFHV)
Ruhr University Bochum, Germany

Max Weber Post-doctoral Fellow
European University Institute (EUI), Florence, Italy

Research fellow
Berlin Social Science Research Center, Research Unit "Global  Governance", Berlin, Germany

Research project on "International Organizations and the Protection of Fundamental Rights of Individuals", funded by the German Science Association and directed by Michael Zürn and Monika Heupel.


2011-2015 Free University Berlin, Graduate School for Transnational Studies (BTS)
Doctorate in political science (Dr. phil.)

2005-2010 Free University Berlin, Otto-Suhr-Institute for Political Science
Diploma (Dipl. pol.) in political science (MA equivalent)

2007-2008 Duke University, USA
Exchange student (political science and music)

Professional activities

Since October 2017: Member of the Research Council of the German Association on the United Nations (DGVN)