Akademische Positionen

seit 2015:

Professur (W3) Politisches System Deutschlands,
Institut für Sozialwissenschaften, Universität Oldenburg

2014: 

Professur (W2) Politisches System Deutschlands,
Institut für Sozialwissenschaften, Universität Oldenburg

Ruf auf die (W3) Professur für Vergleichende Policy-Forschung und Verwaltungswissenschaft, Universität Konstanz (abgelehnt)

Ruf auf die (W3) Professur für Politikwissenschaft, Deutsche Universität für Verwaltungswissenschaft, Speyer (abgelehnt)

2012-13:

Vertretungsprofessur Methoden der empirischen Sozialforschung (WS 2012/13),
Institut für Sozialwissenschaften, Universität Oldenburg

2011-13:

Juniorprofessur (W1) Positive Politische Theorie / Politische Ökonomie,
Institut für Sozialwissenschaften, Universität Oldenburg

2008-11: 

Postdoc im DFG Sonderforschungsbereich 596 “Transformation of the State”
im Projekt D6 “The Transformation of the State as Employer”, Universität Bremen

2007-10:

Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter am Zentrum für Methoden der
Sozialwissenschaft (MSW), Institut für Sozialwissenschaften, Universität Oldenburg

Akademische Abschlüsse

2008/05:   

Dr. rer. pol.
Freie Universität Berlin

2005/00:Magister Artium (M.A.)
Politikwissenschaft, Öffentliches Recht und Wirtschaftspolitik
Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster

Längere Forschungs- / Studienaufenthalte

2016:

Stanford University (USA)
The European Center (TEC)
Visiting Scholar (Oct.-Nov.)

2007:

Yale University (USA)
Leitner Program in International and Comparative Political Economy
Visiting Assistant in Research (Feb.-Jul.)

2002/03:University of Exeter (UK)
BA Politics and Economics (non-degree)
ERASMUS Exchange Student

Sprecherfunktion / Service to the Profession


Mitgliedschaften

  • Deutsche Vereinigung für Politische Wissenschaft (DVPW)
  • European Political Science Association (EPSA)


Gutachtertätigkeiten

American Political Science Review, British Journal of Political Science, Comparative Political Studies, European Journal of Political Economy, European Journal of Political Research, German Politics, International Political Science Review, Jahrbuch für Handlungs- und Entscheidungstheorie, Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis, Journal of European Social Policy, Journal of Social Policy, Legislative Studies Quarterly, Politische Vierteljahresschrift, Public Choice, Social Choice and Welfare, Socio-Economic Review, West European Politics

Vorträge auf Fachtagungen

  • 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
  • 09/2014 European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) Annual Meeting, Glasgow
  • 04/2014 Midwest Political Science Association (MPSA) General Conference, Chicago
  • 05/2013 International Association for the Study of German Politics (IASGP)
     Annual Meeting, London
  • 03/2013 Midwest Political Science Association (MPSA) General Conference, Chicago
  • 09/2012 American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Meeting, New Orleans
  • 06/2012 International Political Science Association (IPSA) General Conference, Madrid
  • 06/2012 European Political Science Association (EPSA) Annual Meeting, Berlin
  • 04/2012 European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) Joint Session, Antwerp
  • 04/2012 Midwest Political Science Association (MPSA) General Conference, Chicago
  • 04/2011 European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) Joint Session, St. Gallen
  • 03/2011 Midwest Political Science Association (MPSA) General Conference, Chicago
  • 03/2010 European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) Joint Session, Münster
  • 09/2009 German Political Science Association (DVPW) General Conference, Kiel
  • 09/2009 European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) Annual Meeting, Potsdam
  • 09/2009 American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Meeting, Toronto
  • 04/2009 European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) Joint Session, Lisbon
  • 09/2008 Network of European Social Policy Analysis (ESPAnet), Helsinki
  • 09/2008 German Political Science Association (DVPW) Section on Political Economy
  • 07/2008 Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies, Cologne,
    Politics and Public Policies in Ageing Societies
  • 03/2008 Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies, Cologne,
    Network on Education and Training
  • 12/2007 German Political Science Association (DVPW) Section on Political Economy
  • 12/2007 IFO Institute Dresden, Political Economy Workshop, Dresden
  • 10/2007 German Economic Association (Verein für Socialpolitik) Annual Congress, Munich
  • 06/2007 Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics (SASE), Copenhagen
  • 09/2006 German Political Science Association (DVPW), Münster
  • 09/2006 European Group of Public Administration (EGPA), Milan
  • 07/2006 Forschungsnetzwerk Alterssicherung (FNA)
    Deutschen Rentenversicherung (DRV), Berlin


Eingeladene Vorträge und Präsentationen

  • 02/2016 Mannheimer Zentrum für Europäische Sozialforschung, Universität Mannheim
  • 03/2015 Hertie School of Governance
  • 06/2014 Economics & Politics Seminar, University Heidelberg
  • 02/2014 Erasmus University Rotterdam, Department of Public Administration
  • 01/2014 DIW Berlin, Brown-Bag Seminar
  • 08/2013 Research Lecture Hanse-Wissenschaftskolleg (Institute for Advanced Study)
  • 11/2011 Political Science Research Seminar, University Konstanz
    05/2011 Institutskolloquium Soziologie und Sozialpolitik, Universität Göttingen
  • 11/2010 Mannheimer Zentrum für Europäische Sozialforschung, Universität Mannheim
  • 02/2010 Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock
  • 10/2009 German Center of Gerontology (DZA), Berlin
  • 05/2009 European Center for Social Welfare Policy and Research, Viena


Summer Schools

  • EITM 2010: Empirical Implications of Theoretical Models  (Mannheim University)
  • 4th Summer School in Methods and Techniques (University of Ljubljana): Political Game Theory
  • 39th Essex Summer School in Social Data Analysis & Collection (Essex University):
    Multivariate Regression Analysis
  • 1st Kiel Institute Summer School "Reforming the Welfare State:
    Balancing Efficiency and Equity"
  • 16th Annual ECPR Summer School on European Parties and Party Systems,
    European University Institute, Florence