2011-2016: Research Fellow at the MPIL Heidelberg.
Member of the Cluster of Excellence Normative Orders, Goethe University Frankfurt a.M.
PhD thesis: "World citizens at the border? Democratic theory, international law, and the figure of the refugee", supervised by Armin von Bogdandy, Doctoral scholarship by the German National Academic Foundation.
10/2015: Visiting student at the European University Institute, Florence.
10/2014 - 03/2015: Associated fellow at the DFG-Research Group "Multilevel Constitutionalism", Humboldt University Berlin.
02/2014 - 06/2014: Visiting fellow at the Global Trust Project, Tel Aviv University (Eyal Benvenisti).
2009 - 2013: Studies in philosophy at the University of Mainz and at the University of Heidelberg.
2011: First State Examination in law.
2006 - 2011: Studies in law at the University of Bonn, at the University of Mainz, and at the University of Paris II.