Data Planes

In case you'd like to know more about me, this is my professional life in (roughly) 2000 characters:

Experience & positions

Affiliated researcher, since 2019
Institute for Globally Distributed Open Research and Education (IGDORE)

Member of the steering committee, since 2019
Open Science MOOC

Project leader, since 2019
CorrelAid/Datenguide, R & Python open source wrapper

Core team member, since 2017
CorrelAid, Project management & PR and media activities

Project leader, 2019
CorrelAid, #MeTwo Twitter analysis

Research fellow, 2019
Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society Berlin, Research programme 'Knowledge & Society'

Research associate, 2018
University of Bielefeld, Faculty of Sociology, Chair of Quantitative Methods of Empirical Social Research

Visiting lecturer, 2018
University of Hamburg, Department of Social Sciences

Research associate, 2017-2018
University of Hamburg, Department of Social Sciences, Chair of Political Science Research Methods

Research associate, 2016-2017
University of Konstanz, Department of Politics and Public Administration, Chair of Organizational Studies

Research assistant, 2011-2014
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Department of Political Science, Chair of International Relations and Jean Monnet Chair of European Integration Studies


Certificate, Applied Data Science with Python Specialization, 2019
University of Michigan on Coursera

Postgraduate training, Big Data and Analytics, 2017
University of Essex, Institute for Analytics and Data Science

MA, Politics and Public Administration, 2016
University of Konstanz

BA, Political Science/History, 2014
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz


Graduate level
Introduction to R; Network analysis

Undergraduate level
Methods of empirical social research; Organizational networks and group structures; Introduction to political science

Professional interests

Natural language processing; (social) network analysis; spatial analyses; web scraping; open science