Born 1986 in Locarno (TI). 2006-2011 studies in political science and communication science at the University of Zurich. During the studies, student assistant on several courses. February 2010-August 2011 student assistant at the SNF project “Mediatization of political reality: Implications of media-centered reporting styles for democracy”. February 2011-August 2011 student assistant at the SNF project “Democracy Barometer” at the Centre for Studies on Democracy Aarau (ZDA). Since September 2011 PhD student on the SNF project “Democracy Barometer”.
Empirical democracy research, political participation, political equality, young citizens.