Academic Positions

Since 10/2019 Professor of International and Comparative Political Economy, Freie Universität Berlin
04/2012 - 09/2019 Professor of Public Policy, Otto-Friedrich-University Bamberg
11/2007 - 03/2012 Senior Research Fellow, Social Science Research Center Berlin (WZB), Research Unit “Global Governance”
10/2011 - 02/2012 Acting Professor of Political Science (International Political Economy), Free University Berlin
10/2007 - 12/2011 Lecturer at University of Potsdam, Free University Berlin (FU) and University of Lucerne
02/2003 - 09/2007 Research Fellow, Collaborative Research Center „Transformations of the State”, Jacobs University Bremen


02/2003 - 03/2007 PhD, Jacobs University Bremen. Dissertation on "The Political Economy of Global Tax Governance"
09/2001 - 08/2002 Master of Applied Economics (MAE), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(Scholarship by the German Academic Exchange Service, DAAD)
04/1997 - 05/2001 Master of Arts (M.A.) Political Science, Public Law and Business Administration and Studies of Economics, University of Hamburg
09/1998 - 01/1999 Université Paris X – Nanterre (Erasmus/Sokrates-Scholarship)
10/1994 - 02/1997 Studies of Political Science, Public Law and Economics at the University of Bonn