Born in St. Gallen in 1989, is a PhD candidate in Political Science at the University of Zurich. 2014-2016 Masters in Political Science at the University of Zurich. 2012-2014 Bachelor's degree in Political Science (HF) and Business Informatics (NF) at the University of Zurich. 2013 tutor in Computer Science with Prof. Harald Gall. 2014 Assistant to Prof. Thomas Widmer. 2015 internship at NZZ Data. 2015 and 2016 tutor and assistant at the chair for methods under Prof. Marco Steenbergen. Since September 2016 assistant and PhD student at the chair for Methods under Prof. Marco Steenbergen. His main interests are in the areas of Swiss politics, data journalism, methods and the statistical program R GNU.