Chair for Higher education Management and Management of Science, German University of Administrative Sciences Speyer
Sociology and Cultural Studies in Bremen and Leipzig, in 2005 PhD at the FU Berlin. 2006-2008 postdoctoral researcher, University of Oxford, afterwards research assistant at the Institute of Sociology of the University of Heidelberg, habilitation in 2014. 2013-2015 Assistant Professor of Empirical Social Research at the TU Chemnitz, 2015 Professorship of the Chair of Higher Education Management and Management of Science, University of Speyer. Project leader of "Knowledge and Idea Transfer for Innovation in Administration" (WITI).
Research Interests: Higher Education and Science Systems, Innovation, Creative City, Business Culture, Globalization & Culture, Comparative Methods.