Born 1983 in Ebersberg, Germany. 2009 Master of Arts in Political Science and Economics at the University of Munich. 2008 – 2009 personal assistant to the CEO of the department “Credit Warehouse, Treasury and Investment” at Siemens Financial GmbH, Munich. 2010 – 2013 voluntary engagement for the “Institute of Social Strategy” (IfS), Berlin. 2011 to 2013 Master of Arts in Environmental Management and student assistant at the Environmental Policy Research Centre (FFU), Free University of Berlin. Master thesis on the concept of sustainable development in technology assessment, supervised by Dr. Klaus Jacob. 2014 – 2015 research assistant at the professorship for “Environmental Policy and Economics (Prof. Stefanie Engel) at the Institute for Environmental Decisions (IED) of ETH Zurich. Since 2014 PhD candidate at the research area “Policy Analysis and Evaluation” of Prof. Thomas Widmer at the IPZ Zurich in the scope of the SNF project “The Politics of Climate Change. Options for Action in a Changing International Environment”. Topic of doctoral thesis: Networks of Climate Change Governance: Structural Dynamics, Political Configurations and Policy Preferences at the Intersection between the International Climate Regime and Domestic Policy-making.
Domestic and international climate politics and policy, policy networks, multi-level governance