Curriculum Vitae

Professional experience

Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Amsterdam


Head of Studies in Political Science, BA Politics, Psychology, Law and Economics, University of Amsterdam


Assistant Professor (with tenure as of 2015), Department of Political Science, University of Amsterdam


Research Associate and Lecturer, Department of Political and Social Sciences, Freie Universität Berlin


Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Nuffield College, University of Oxford


Visiting fellow, Kollegforscher Gruppe ‘The Transformative Power of Europe’, Freie Universität Berlin


Visiting fellow, Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung


Research Assistant, FP7 project ‘The Europeanisation of Everyday Life’ (EUCROSS)


Team Leader, Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, Florence. EU Profiler Project


Project Manager, ICUnet.AG. Acquired and managed tender of European Commission

2017-


2015-


2014-2017


2013-2014


2011-2013


2011, 2012


2011


2009-2011


2008/2009


2007

Education

PhD, Department of Political and Social Sciences, European University Institute, Florence, Italy


Visiting student, University of California at Berkeley


ICPSR Summer Program in Quantitative Methods in Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor


M.A., University of Passau, Germany


Certificat d’Etudes Politiques, Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Toulouse, France

2011


2010


2008


2000-2006


2003-2004

Research grants

2015-2018   Co-recipient, H2020 grant (total 2.500.000 €) for collaborative research project EUENGAGE


2015-2018   DFG, Norface grant (150.000€), collaborative research project MIFARE [due to my move from Germany to the                 

                    Netherlands, DFG withdrew the grant and transferred it to the German PI Claudia Diehl]


2014-2018   Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research, personal VENI research grant (250.000€)


2014-2017   University of Bremen, grant for junior research group (approx. 700.000€, declined)


2013             British Academy small research grant (9000 GBP)


Awards

2016            UACES Prize fore best book in contemporary European studies


2015            JEPP-Award for best article published in Journal of European Public Policy in 2015 (with Florian Stoeckel)


2012            THESEUS Award for promising research on European integration


2011            EUI’s Linz-Rokkan prize for the best thesis in political sociology 2011


2007            Honorable mention award, CGES Graduate Student Conference, Georgetown University

Scholarships

2011-2013    State of the State Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Oxford, funded by Volkswagen Foundation


2010-2011    Dissertation completion grant, EUI, Florence


2010              EUI-Berkeley exchange grant


2007-2010    PhD fellowship at EUI, funded by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Science and Research


Complete CV available upon request