Data Planes

In case you'd like to know more about me, this is my professional life in a nutshell:

Experience & positions

Operations director, from 2020
Liberate Science

Advisor for monitoring and data management, since 2019
Sarah Wiener Foundation

Member of the steering committee, since 2019
Open Science MOOC

Project leader, since 2019
CorrelAid x Datenguide, datenguideR package (FOSS)

Core team member & former project team lead, since 2017

Freelance data scientist, 2019-2020
Liberate Science

Project leader, 2019
CorrelAid, #MeTwo Twitter analysis

Research fellow & interim project leader, 2019
Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society, 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


BSc, Psychology, ongoing
University of Hagen

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

MA, Politics and Public Administration, 2016
Specializations in Management & Quantitative Methods
University of Konstanz

BA, Political Science (major) & History (minor), 2014
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz


Organizational Leadership Specialization, ongoing
Northwestern University on Coursera

Leading People and Teams Specialization, 2019-2020
University of Michigan on Coursera

Agile Meets Design Thinking & Managing an Agile Team, 2019
University of Virginia on Coursera

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


Graduate level
Introduction to R; Network analysis

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