Curriculum Vitae


Current Position

Since 01.2015

Ruhr-University Bochum, Law Faculty, Law and Economics, Bochum,         Germany           

Senior Research Fellow (Akademischer Rat a. Z.)

Since 10.2014


University of Saarland, Faculty of Economics, Saarbruecken, Germany 

Lecturer for "The Economic Analysis of Civil Law"

Since 02.2018

FOM University of Applied Sciences, Düsseldorf 

Lecturer for "Quantitative Data Analysis using R"

          

                         

Other Affiliations

10.2016 - 07.2017

 

University of Kassel, Faculty of Economics and Law, Kassel, Germany 

Lecturer for "Advanced Topics in Law and Economics"

10.2013 – 10.2014


Institute of Law and Economics, GRK 1597/1, Hamburg, Germany

Postdoctoral Research Fellow and Grant Holder

07.2010 – 09.2013

Institute of Law and Economics, Hamburg, Germany

Research Fellow and Grant Holder (applied economic analysis)

08.2012 – 12.2012

University of California (UC), Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, Berkeley, USA (host: Prof. Dr. R. D. Cooter)

Visiting Researcher

10.2010 – 08.2012

University of Hamburg, Chair of Mathematics and Statistics in Economics, Hamburg, Germany

Lecturer for Statistics

02.2011 – 04.2011 

Collegio Carlo Alberto, International Program in Institutions, Economics and Law (IEL), Turin, Italy (host: Prof. G. Ramello)

Visiting Scholar

3.2010 – 6.2010

Max Planck Institute for Intellectual Property and Competition Law , Munich, Germany

Visiting Scholar

05.2008 – 03.2010 

University of Marburg , Chair of Economic Policy (Prof. W. Kerber), Marburg, Germany

Student Assistant

10.2007 – 02.2010 

University of Marburg, Chair of Statistics in Economics (Prof. K. Fleischer), Marburg, Germany

Lecturing Tutor for Statistics

08.2009 – 09.2009

Max Planck Institute for Intellectual Property and Competition Law, Munich, Germany

Intern in the field of Intellectual Property (IP) Law

08.2008 – 09.2008

Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), Mannheim, Germany

Intern in the field of Industrial Economics



 

Education

07.2010 – 02.2014   

University of Hamburg, DFG Graduate School in Law and Economics, GRK 1597/1, Hamburg, Germany

Dr. rer. pol (equiv. to Phd in Economics)

Grade: magna cum laude (thesis), summa cum laude (defense)

10.2005 – 07.2010 

University of Marburg , Department of Business Administration and Economics, Marburg, Germany

Diplom-Volkswirt (equiv. to MSc in Economics)

Grade: Excellent with distinction (1.3)


 

Scholarships

10.2013 – 09.2014   


Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), German Research Foundation

Research Grant as Postdoctoral Fellow, DFG Graduate School in Law and Economics, University of Hamburg

07.2010 – 07.2013  


Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), German Research Foundation

Research Grant as Doctoral Fellow, DFG Graduate School in Law and Economics, University of Hamburg

03.2008 – 06.2010  


Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes, German National Scholarship Foundation

Grant Holder and Spokesperson, University of Marburg

07.2001 – 07.2002

Youth For Understanding (YFU)

YFU Grant, Student Exchange, Tripoli   Community School, Iowa, USA


 

Awards/Honors

2016

Winner of the "5x5000 Excellence in Teaching Award" by the Ruhr-University Bochum, promotion of the blended-learning teaching project "Economic Methods for Lawyers", endowed with 5000 Euro

2012   

RERCI Best Paper Price for 2011, with Frank Mueller-Langer (endowed with 1500 Euro), Awarded by the “Society of Economic Research on Copyright Issues” (SERCI), 2012, Washington DC, USA

2010

Alumni Prize 2010, Best Student Award, University of Marburg, Germany


 

Languages

German

Mother tongue

English

Fluent (level C.2)

Dutch

Advanced (level B.2)

French

Intermediate (level B.1)

Russian

Beginner (A.2)


 

Computer Skills

System Software

Windows (XP, Vista, 7)

Text Processing

MS Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Access), Endnote, Jabref

Statistics Software

Stata, OxMetrics, SPSS, EViews

Scientific Software

Scientific Workplace, LaTeX, LyX, Mathematica


 

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