Short CV/Education and training

  • 2005
    Master's in Sociology (minors: Psychology and Philosophy), University of Cologne, Germany. Thesis: Socio-economic position and anti-immigrant attitudes in Europe. An empirical study of the relationships between deprivation, competition and negative ethnic prejudice.

  • 2009
    DPhil at Nuffield College, University of Oxford

     
    During this time I worked on the cross-nationally comparable measurement of educational attainment for comparative survey research. A number of recommendations developed in my thesis were subsequently implemented in round 5 of the European Social Survey.

  • 2009 – 2011
    Post-doctoral prize research fellow at Nuffield College

  • 2011 – 2015
    Scientific coordinator of the new GESIS Summer School in Survey Methodology, GESIS – Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences, Mannheim, Germany

  • 2012 – 2015
    Head of the knowledge transfer department at GESIS

  • 2013
    - 2016 Team leader "Computer-asssisted measurement and coding of education in surveys"

  • Since 2015
    Senior researcher and consultant, Dept. Survey Design and Methodology, GESIS – Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences, Mannheim, Germany

  • Since 2017
    Deputy team leader, team Questionnaire Design and Evaluation, Dept. Survey Design and Methodology, GESIS – Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences, Mannheim, Germany

  • 2018 – 2023
    Project lead for GESIS contribution to the International Consortium for OECD's "Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies", PIAAC

Selected publications

Selected projects

  • Computer-Assisted Measurement and Coding of Educational Qualifications in Surveys (CAMCES), 2013 – 2016

  • Revision of the educational attainment measures in the European Social Survey, 2009 – 2011

  • Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC), 2018-2023

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Member of the Technical Advisory Panel for the development of the International Standard Classification of Education (ISCED) 2011, Unesco Institute for Statistics, Montreal, 2008 – 2011

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