University of Zurich



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Education

Sept. 2005 - Nov. 2008
University of Bern, Switzerland, Ph.D. student in political science.
Doctor rerum socialum (summa cum laude)
Oct. 2000 - May 2005
University of Bern, Switzerland, studies in political science (major), general ecology (minor), media science and economics.
Liticentiata rerum socialium (equivalent to a Master Degree in Political Science) (magna cum laude)
Jan. 2004 - July 2004
University of Maastricht, Netherlands, studies at the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration under the Socrates-Erasmus programme.
Work Experience

From Aug. 2014
Assistant Professor at the Department for Political Science and International Relations, University of Geneva.
Sept. 2013 - July 2014
SNF-Ambizione Grant Holder (Senior Research Associate) at the Department of Political Science, University of Zürich.
Aug. 2012 - Aug. 2013
Lecturer at the chair of Prof. Bräuninger (Political Economy), University of Mannheim and Research Fellow at the Mannheim Centre for European Social Research.
Dec. 2008 - Aug. 2012
Post-doc researcher in an ESF-project "Representation in Europe: Policy Congruence between Citizens and Elites", University of Konstanz (until August 2009) and University of Mannheim, Prof. Thomas Bräuninger.
Sept. 2005 - Nov. 2008
Academic assistant, PhD researcher in a SNF-project "Political Consequences of Attitudes towards the Welfare State" at the Institute of Political Science, University of Bern, Prof. Klaus Armingeon.
June 2006 - June 2008
Project Leader of Mentoring Programme at the Institute of Political Science, University of Bern.
March - July 2005
Student assistant at the Institute of Political Science, University of Bern, Switzerland, Prof. Klaus Armingeon.