Short CV/Education and training

  • Since 2010
    Full Professor of International History, University of Trier

  • 2002 – 2010
    Full Professor of Modern Histroy, John F. Kennedy Insitute, Freie Universität Berlin

  • 1999 – 2002
    Assistant Professor, International Relations, Faculty of Social Sciences, Ruhr Universität Bochum

Selected publications

  • 2016: Spaces of Difference: Conflicts and Cohabitation, Münster: Waxmann Verlag (co-edited with Hans-Jürgen Lüsebrink and Laurence McFalls).

Complete list of publications

Selected projects

  • IRTG 1864: Diversity – Mediating Difference in Transcultural Spaces

  • SFB 700: Governance in Areas of Limited Statehood

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Member, Council of the University Vienna

  • Member, Council of the University Cologne

  • Chair of the Evaluation Board of the Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung

  • Deputy Chair of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Fonds National de la Recherche, Luxemburg

  • Panel Member, ERC Advanced Grant SH6

Soft Skills/Other activities and achievements

Other activities and achievements/family

  • 2 children

    2 grandchildren

    skiing, hiking


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