Cornell University

2020 —

Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg

2017 — 2020

Vienna School of International Studies

2016 — 2017

Other Affiliations

Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po Paris)

  • Guest lecturer in International Relations the BA programme in Social Sciences

Vienna School of International Studies

  • Occasional lecturer in EU and International Politics for executive training programmes for civil servants

State parliament of North-Rhine-Westphalia (Landtag Nordrhein-Westfalen)

  • Member of the committee of enquiry on the consequences of Brexit


PhD in International Relations

2012 — 2017

  • London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
  • Thesis title: “The European Union’s Latin America policy: A study of Foreign Policy Change and Coordination”
  • Thesis supervisor: Karen E. Smith
  • Examiners: Michael Smith, Federica Bicchi

Visiting PhD student

March — August 2016

MPhil in International Relations

2011 — 2012

BA in Social Sciences

2008 — 2011

Undergraduate exchange student

2010 — 2011