Curriculum Vitae

Academic Experience

2009-2012
Dean of the Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences (BIGSSS).

since September
2006
Professor for policy analysis at the University of Bremen.

October
2005
Appointment as professor for political science at the University of Bielefeld.

in the academic year
2004/05
Professor pro tempore for European studies at the Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena.

August - September
1990  - 2005
Research fellow at the Max-Planck Insitute for the Study of Societies (MPIfG), Cologne.

Visiting Positions and Positions Abroad

in spring
1998
Research at the Robert Schuman Centre, Florence.

in autumn
1997
Research at the Centre d'études et de recherches internationales, Paris.

1989-1990
Research Officer at the Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU), University of Sussex.

Academic Education

February
2005
Habilitation (venia legendi in political science) at the FernUniversität Hagen and appointment as Privatdozent. Habilitation Thesis Rechtsunsicherheit statt Regulierungswettbewerb: Die nationalen Folgen des europäischen Binnenmarkts für Dienstleistungen

1998
DPhil at the University of Hamburg. Doctoral thesis Die wettbewerbsrechtliche Handlungsfähigkeit der Europäischen Kommission in staatsnahen Sektoren.

1989
MSc in Science, Technology and Industrialisation, University of Sussex.

1984-1988
Studies of political science at the Universities of Marburg and Hamburg.