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Employment and Affiliations


since 2021 Juniorprofessor for higher education research at the Department of Education Studies, Humboldt-University Berlin
2018-2021 Postdoc in the working group Methodology of Higher Education and Science Research at the Leibniz Center for Science and Society, Leibniz University Hannover, Germany
2016 Postdoctoral Fellow at the Department of Sociology, Harvard University, Cambridge, USA
2015-2018 Temporal Position of Principal Investigator (German Research Foundation (DFG) “Eigene Stelle”) at the Department of Science Studies at the Forum Internationale Wissenschaft, University of Bonn, Germany

Postdoctoral Research Fellow of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation at the Centre for Applied Linguistics, University of Warwick, UK, and at the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Northeastern University, Boston, USA

2014 Postdoc in the ERC Project “Discursive Construction of Academic Excellence, DISCONEX”, Centre for Applied Linguistics, University of Warwick, UK
2013-2014 Research Assistant at the chair for Sociology, esp. Sociological Theory, University of Bamberg, Germany

Research Assistant at the chairs Sociology of Knowledge and Education, Qualitative Methods, and Sociology of the University, University of Mainz, Germany

2010 Academic Visitor at the Faculty of English, University of Cambridge, UK
2008 Research Internship at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies, Cologne, Germany


2021 Habilitation (venia: Soziologie), Leibniz University Hannover, Germany

Dr. rer. pol. (“summa cum laude”), University of Bamberg, Germany

2008-2011 Graduate School “Markets and Social Systems in Europe”, University of Bamberg, Germany
2008 Diploma in sociology, University of Bamberg, Germany