Bio & CV

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Short Bio:

Currently I am a senior researcher (Oberassistent) in the Department of Political Science at the University of Zurich (Switzerland). Starting in February 2019 I am going to be a SNSF Ambizione Grant Holder. Using a comparative perspective, my research focuses primarily on party competition, public opinion formation, and political representation. My research has been published in the British Journal of Political Science, the European Journal of Political Research, West European Politics and Party Politics amongst others.

Academic positions:

02.2019-: SNSF Ambizione Grant Holder, Department of Political Science, University of Zurich.
09.2015-01.2019: Senior Researcher, Chair of Comparative Politics, University of Zurich.

Visiting positions:

09.2018-12.2018: Visiting Scholar, Department of Government & IQSS, Harvard University.
06.2018: Visiting Scholar, Department of Government, University of Vienna.
06.2017: Visiting Scholar, Department of Government, University of Vienna.
12.2014-06.2015: Visiting Scholar, Department of Political Science, UC San Diego.

Education:

04.2016: PhD in political science, University of Leicester.
09.2012: MA in political science, University of Bamberg.