- since 2003 Study of Geology in Hannover and Göttingen; Bachelor thesis (translated title) "Palaeobiology and stratigraphy of the Plateosaurus finds (Prosauropoda) of Göttingen (Lower Saxony)"

- since 2009 Diploma student in the junior research group "Evolution of land plants and development of terrestrial ecosystems" of the Courant Research Centre Geobiology of the Georg-August-University Göttingen