2012 - 2018: Doctoral studies in Political Science (Dr. rer. pol.), Bergische Universität Wuppertal, as part of the research project "Framework to Implement the Energy Transition at the Local Authorities of the Ruhr Area" (Energiewende Ruhr)
2008 - 2010: Postgraduate studies of Sustainability Economics and Management at the Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg
2005 - 2008: Studies in historical Studies and social sciences at the Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg
Studies abroad at the University of Vienna (2007/2008) and the Lincoln University, New Zealand / Aotearoa (2009/2010)
2001 - 2003: Training as chemical-technical assistant
Since 2012 Researcher in the Division Future Energy and Industry Systems, Wuppertal Institute
2011: Graduate assistant at the Wuppertal Institute
2010: Intern at the Deutschen Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), Division Water, Energy and Transport
2009: Student assistant at the Department of Ecological Economics of the Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg
2007: Student assistant in the presidents office of the Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg
2006: Intern at the Hannah-Arendt-Centre Oldenburg
Energy sufficiency and energy policy
Transdisciplinary Sustainability Research
Teaching and Memberships
Lecturer at the Institute for Political Science - University of Münster
Member of the organizing committees of the "4th International Degrowth Conference" (September 2014) and the "Future for All" Congress (August 2020)
Member of the Association for Ecological Economics, VÖÖ e.V.
Member of the Association for Ecological Economic Research, VÖW e.V.
Member of the Association for Growth in Transition, FöWa e.V.
Co-founder and community manager of Netzwerk Wachstumswende, NEWW
Reviewer for the "Journal of Cleaner Production" (peer-reviewed journal)
Juror of the Kapp Research Award for Ecological Economics
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