Academic Positions

2023-Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
2022-Lecturer, NYU Berlin
2020-2022Research Fellow, Universität Erfurt
2016-2022Lecturer, University of Sheffield
2013-2016Post-Doctoral Researcher, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
2012-2013Stipendiary Lecturer in History, Balliol College, University of Oxford


(viva 2013)
DPhil, Modern European History, University of Oxford (Merton College)
Doctoral Thesis: ‘“Better Active Today than Radioactive Tomorrow!” Transnational Opposition to Nuclear Energy in France and West Germany, 1968-1981
– Supervised by Robert Gildea and Jane Caplan
2007-2008M.A., History,University of Chicago
Thesis: ‘Particularly Universal? The Black Panther Party, Angela Davis, and the West German Left
2004-2005M.A., Political Science (Trans-Atlantic Studies), University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
– Thesis: ‘Social Movement Transnationalization: A Multi-Level ATTAC
– Coursework at Sciences Po Paris and Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
1998-2002B.A. with Highest Honors, International Studies,University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
– Honors Thesis: ‘Deconstructing José Bové: Food, National Identity, and Globalization in France

Fellowships, Grants, and Awards

2020-2022DAAD Fellow, Universität Erfurt und Uniwersytet Wrocławski
2013-2016Humboldt Post-Doc Fellow (German Universities’ Excellence Initiative)
2012-2013Bourse post-doctorale du Centre Marc Bloch
2011-2012Michael Foster Memorial Scholarship (DAAD), Berlin
2011Oxford-Uppsala Exchange, Sweden
2008-2011Clarendon Fund Award, Overseas Research Studentship, and Merton College Domus A Graduate Scholarship, University of Oxford
2007-2008Social Sciences Research Fellowship, University of Chicago
2006-2007Stipendium des Berliner Abgeordnetenhauses, Freie Universität Berlin
2004-2005Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship for French and German
Travel GrantsPolish Government Scholarship (2014, 2015, 2016), German History Society (2011), Society for the Study of French History (2010), Colin Matthew Fund (2009), Merton College (2009, 2010, 2011), FLAS Summer Fellowship for Russian (2008)
OtherPhi Beta Kappa National Honour Society (since 2002), Golden Key National Honour Society (since 2000)

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