CV

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE  
since 01/2016 Research Associate in “Law and Culture”, University of Luxembourg
03/2012 – 11/2015 Scientific Researcher (PhD), University of Luxembourg

08/2013 – 12/2013

Semans Scholar – Visiting Instructor Duke University, Durham, NC, USA

04/2011 – 12/2011

07/2008 – 12/2011

Freelance Translator: Pierre Legendre’s Désir Politique de Dieu. German Edition of Legendre’s Works, published by Prof. Georg Mein at University of Luxembourg

Trilingual Translator (English, French, German) Endrös-Baum-Associés, law firm,
Paris Full-time employment from 10/2010

05/2005 – 12/2011 Freelance Editor Delta international cits GmbH, Service provider for translation

 

FELLOWSHIPS

01 – 09/2022

 

 

Senior Fellow at Weizenbaum Institute, Research Group „Trust in Distributed Environments“, Berlin

since 12/2019

Associated Member at Centre Georg Simmel (École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales) Paris, France

10/2018 – 07/19

Research Fellow at Nantes Institute for Advanced Study Nantes, France

since 04/2018 Associated Member at Research Group Kulturnorm University of Koblenz-Landau
since 04/2017 Internal Fellow of Robert Schuman Institute of European Affairs Luxembourg
since 08/2012 Membre actif du Groupe de Recherche sur la Culture de Weimar Maison des Sciences de l’Homme, Paris, France

EDUCATION                     

 
03/2012 – 11/2015 Ph.D. in Modern German Literature and Culture
University of Luxembourg and University of Paris IV-Sorbonne  
Dissertation: Zwischen Norm und Chaos: Die literarische Stimme des Rechts. Legendre, Kafka, Hoffmann.
Directors:       Georg Mein (Luxembourg), Gérard Raulet (Paris)
[Summa cum laude mit Auszeichnung der Jury / Mention très honorable avec félicitations du jury]
10/2008 – 10/2010 Maîtrise & Master of Arts in German and French Literature and Language
University of Paris IV-Sorbonne  
Thesis II:        Mimesis. Ein anthropologisches politisches neues Paradigma.  
Thesis I:          Le „mécanisme du bouc émissaire“ dans la société humaine:
Comparaison des théories de Sigmund Freud & René Girard
10/2005 – 10/2008 Bachelor of Arts / Licence: German and French Literature and Language
University of Bonn, Germany / University of Paris IV-Sorbonne, France  
10/2000 – 10/2005 Law Studies University of Bonn (semester 5-10) & University of Trier (semester 1-4)
Additional qualification: Foreign language training in Anglo-American law
(Diploma in August 2002)
   
INTERNSHIPS  
02 – 03/2007 6 weeks internship at Robert Schuman Institute, Bonn section: academic and cultural cooperation
09 – 10/2003 3 weeks internship at Ministry of Education and Research, Bonn division: equality of opportunities in education and research
03 – 04/2002 3 weeks internship at District Court inTrier
   
OTHER ACTIVITIES  
10/2008 – 09/2010 Student Assistant at the Chair of Romance Studies (Dr. Willi Jung)
University of Bonn: support and counselling for German students in Paris  
04/2006 – 08/2007 Student Assistant at the Chair of Criminal Law and Legal Philosophy (Prof. Dr. Rainer Zaczyk) University of Bonn
08/1999 – 07/2000 Voluntary Social Year, Ringwood, Hampshire, UK care for disabled adolescents