Data Planes

In case you'd like to know more about me, this is my professional life in a nutshell (see LinkedIn for more information):


Operations director, since 2020
Liberate Science GmbH

Affiliate trainer & consultant, since 2020
Access 2 Perspectives

Freelance data scientist, trainer, & consultant, since 2019

Core team member, data consultant, & former project team lead, since 2017
CorrelAid e.V.

Steering committee member, 2019-2020
Open Science MOOC

Advisor for monitoring and data management, 2019-2020
Sarah Wiener Foundation

Project lead, 2019-2020
CorrelAid e.V. x Datenguide, datenguideR software development

Project lead, 2019
CorrelAid e.V., #MeTwo Twitter analysis

Interim project lead & research fellow, 2019
Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society, Research Programme Knowledge & Society

Visiting lecturer, 2018
University of Hamburg, Department of Social Sciences

Researcher & lecturer, 2016-2018
Universities of Konstanz (Department of Politics and Public Administration, Chair of Organizational Studies), Hamburg (Department of Social Sciences, Chair of Political Science Research Methods), & Bielefeld (Faculty of Sociology, Chair of Quantitative Methods of Empirical Social Research)

Research & teaching assistant, 2011-2014
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (Department of Political Science, Chair of International Relations & Jean Monnet Chair of European Integration)

Education & training

BSc (part-time), Psychology, ongoing
University of Hagen

MBA coursework, ongoing
Certified online courses from, i.a., Wharton Online, Stanford, Virginia (Darden), Yale, Northwestern, & Michigan (Ross)
Concentrations in (Social) Entrepreneurship & Strategic Leadership

Big Data and Analytics Summer School, 2017
University of Essex, Institute for Analytics and Data Science

MA, Politics and Public Administration, 2016
Specializations in Management & Quantitative and Computational Methods
ECTS grade: A (excellent)
University of Konstanz

BA, Political Science & History, 2014
Concentrations in International Political Economy & Applied Statistics
ECTS grade: A (excellent)
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

Workshops & talks (selection)

Getting started with R; Data science for social good; Data analysis for nonprofit organizations

Text as data: Mining digital trace data with R


Graduate level
Introduction to R; Network analysis

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

Certificates (selection)

Financial Markets (with Honors), 2020
Yale University on Coursera

Business Strategy Specialization, 2020
University of Virginia (Darden School of Business) on Coursera

Organizational Analysis, 2020
Stanford University on Coursera

Social Entrepreneurship Specialization, 2020
Copenhagen Business School on Coursera

Business Foundations Specialization, 2020
Wharton Online (University of Pennsylvania) on Coursera

Coaching Skills for Managers Specialization, 2020
University of California, Davis on Coursera

Organizational Leadership Specialization, 2020
Northwestern University on Coursera

Social Entrepreneurship & Business Strategies for Social Impact, 2020
Wharton Online (University of Pennsylvania) on Coursera

Leading People and Teams Specialization, 2019-2020
University of Michigan (Ross School of Business) on Coursera

Managing an Agile Team & Agile Meets Design Thinking, 2019
University of Virginia (Darden School of Business) on Coursera

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

Effective Strategies for Teaching at University, 2018
Hamburg Competence Center for Learning and Teaching