Vita

Academic Appointments

since
2015:

Full Professor (W3), Political System of Germany
Department of Social Sciences, University Oldenburg

2014:

Full Professor (W2), Political System of Germany
Department of Social Sciences, University Oldenburg

2012/13:

Interim Professor, Social Science Methodology
Department of Social Sciences, University Oldenburg

2011-2013:  

Assistant Professor (W1), Positive Political Theory / Political Economy
Department of Social Sciences, University Oldenburg

2008:

Senior Researcher, Collaborative Research Center 597 D6
(DFG Sonderforschungsbereich) "Transformation of the State" University of Bremen

2007:

Senior Researcher, Center for Methods in Social Sciences
Department of Social Sciences, University Oldenburg

2005:

Ph.D. Scholarship German Research Foundation (DFG)
Doctoral School "Research on Organizational Paths"
Free University Berlin

Academic Degrees

2005-2008:

Dr. rer. pol.
Free University Berlin

2000-2005:

Magister Artium (M.A.)
Political Science, Public Law and Economic Policy
Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster

Service to the Profession

Membership

Invited Reviewer

Research Funding: European Research Council (ERC), Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), Fritz Thyssen Foundation (FTS)

Journals (selection): American Political Science Review, British Journal of Political Science, Comparative Political Studies, European Journal of Political Economy, European Journal of Political Research, Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Public Administration, German Politics, Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, Journal of European Social Policy, Journal of Social Policy, Legislative Studies Quarterly, Politische Vierteljahresschrift, Public Choice,  Socio-Economic Review, West European Politics

Conference Talks (last 5 years)

  • 09/2020 European Group of Public Administration (EGPA) Annual Meeting, Online
  • 09/2020 European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) Annual Meeting, Online
  • 09/2019 American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Meeting, Washington, DC
  • 09/2019 European Group of Public Administration (EGPA) Annual Meeting, Belfast
  • 06/2019 European Political Science Association (EPSA) Annual Meeting, Belfast
  • 08/2018 European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) Annual Meeting, Hamburg
  • 06/2018 European Political Science Association (EPSA) Annual Meeting, Vienna
  • 04/2018 Midwest Political Science Association (MPSA) General Conference, Chicago
  • 09/2017 European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) Annual Meeting, Oslo
  • 06/2017 European Political Science Association (EPSA) Annual Meeting, Milano
  • 07/2016 European Political Science Association (EPSA) Annual Meeting, Brussels
  • 07/2015 European Political Science Association (EPSA) Annual Meeting, Vienna

Invited Talks (last 5 years)

  • 03/2019 Department of Political Science and Public Management, SDU, Odense
  • 05/2017 Zentrum für Demokratieforschung (ZDEMO), Leuphana University Lüneburg
  • 11/2016 The Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (FSI), Stanford University
  • 05/2016 Interdisciplinary Public Policy (IPP), University Mainz
  • 02/2016 Mannheimer Zentrum für Europäische Sozialforschung, Universität Mannheim
  • 03/2015 Hertie School of Governance
(Changed: 2020-10-04)