Curriculum Vitae


2016 Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Award

Academic Positions

Since October 2018
Professorship "Fundamentals of Social Sciences" at Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

02/2018 - 03/2018
Visiting Scholar at the Center for the Study of International Migration, UCLA

10/2017 - 01/2018
Visiting Scholar at the Institute for Research on Employment and Labor, UC Berkeley

03/2014 - 09/2018
Head of the Junior Research Group "Winners of Globalization? A Study on the Emergence of a Transnational Elite in Europe“

12/2013 – 03/2014
Visiting Scholar at the Centre for European Studies, Harvard University

06/2010 – 03/2014
Research Assistant at Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB)

10/2006 – 05/2010
Research Assistant at the Institute of Sociology of Université Libre de Bruxelles


Dissertation in Social and Political Sciences, Université Libre de Bruxelles

Advanced Master in Quantitative Analysis in the Social Sciences, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and Katholieke Universiteit Brussels

Magister Artium in Sociology and Ethnology, Albert Ludwigs University Freiburg