Academic Positions

2017-
Assistant professor for sociology of media, Faculty 02 (Social Sciences, Media, and Sports), Institute of Sociology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

2014-2017
Post-Doc, Munich Center for Technology in Society, TUM

2016/2017
Researcher, Institute of Philosophy, TU Darmstadt (winter term)

2012-2014
Researcher, Institute for Ecological Economy Research, Berlin

2005–2006
Researcher, Faculty of Sociology, Department of Political Science, Bielefeld University

Fellowships and Scholarships

2014-
Fellow, Institute for Ecological Economy Research, Berlin

2009–2012
Post-doctoral fellowship, Institute of Science and Technology Studies, Bielefeld University

2011
DAAD/AICGS research fellow, American Institute for Contemporary German Studies, Johns Hopkins University, Washington DC (summer term)

2006-2009
PhD fellowship, Evangelisches Studienwerk Villigst

2008
Visiting fellow, School of Social Science, Cardiff University (winter term)

Education

2010
Dr. phil., Sociology

2006–2010
Doctoral student, Institute of Science and Technology Studies, Bielefeld University

2005
Magister Artium, Political Science

2001–2005
Goethe University Frankfurt (Political Science, Sociology, Philosophy of Law)

2002–2003
Participant of the National Model United Nations, New York, representa-tive of Goethe University Frankfurt at the “General Assembly“

2000-2001
Philipps-University of Marburg (Political Science, Sociology, Media Studies)

Awards

2014
Philosophischer Buchpreis, granted by Forschungsinstitut für Philosophie Hannover: “Enhancement-Utopien. Soziologische Analysen zur Konstruktion des Neuen Menschen“, Laudatio Prof. Dr. Armin Nassehi

2013
TTN-Essay-Preis, granted by Institut Technik-Theologie-Naturwissenschaften, Ludwig Maximilians University München: “Plädoyer für eine postromantische Ökologie“

2006
What if? Visions of the Information Society, Science Year 2006, Jury award granted by the Journal Telepolis in Cooperation with Bavarian Broadcasting: “Bionostalgie“

2005
Unter 28, Essay competition of the journal Merkur – Deutsche Zeitschrift für europäisches Denken: “Das Gespenst der Globalisierung“