Curriculum Vitae

Academic Work Experience

09/2016 – 06/2017 Hannah Arendt Visiting Chair at the Munk School of Global Affairs & Department of Sociology, University of Toronto
from 03/2014 Full Professor in Empirical Social Research, City University of Applied Sciences Bremen
06/2013 – 02/2014 Associate Professor in Youth Studies, University of Luxembourg, FLSHASE, RU INSIDE
11/2011 – 05/2013 Senior Researcher, Federal Insitute for Population Research, Wiesbaden
01/2008 – 10/2011 Research Associate at the Siegen University
01/2009 – 04/2009 Lecturer at the James Madison University, Florence
01/2008 – 04/2009 Research Associate at the University of Bremen
2001 – 2003 Researcher, Institute of Spatial Planning, TU Dortmund University
2000 - 2001 (part-time) Researcher at the European Forum for Migration Studies (efms), University of Bamberg

Education / Fellowships

10/2012 – 05/2013 Fellow at the Hanse-Wissenschaftskolleg (HWK) Institute for Advanced Study
09/2008 – 08/2009 Postdoctoral Fellow at the Max Weber Programme, European University Institute, Florence
01/2009 Doctoral degree (magna cum laude)
10/2004 – 08/2008 Doctoral Fellow of the Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences
06/2004 – 09/2004 Predoctoral Marie-Curie-Fellow at the University of Bradford
02/2004 – 05/2004 Junior researcher at the German Youth Institute, Munich
07/1998 Magister Artium (M.A.) in Political Sciences
1992 – 1997 Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Munich
07/1991 Diploma in International Relations
1986 – 1991 Gazi Üniversitesi, Ankara