Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences - Geography Department

Curriculum vitae


Work experience

Since 10/2017: Postdoc

Humboldt-University of Berlin, Geography Department, Applied Geography and Spatial Planning


7/2014-09/2017: Postdoc

University of Kiel, Geography Department, Urban and Population Geography


10/2010-06/2014: PhD Candidate

Humboldt-University of Berlin, Applied Geography and Spatial Planning; Funding: Elsa-Neumann-Scholarship and Caroline von Humboldt-Program, Excellence Initiative at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin


05-06/2013: Visiting Researcher

Columbia University of New York, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (GSAPP), Latin Laboratory


08/2008-02/2011: Research Associate

Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research Leipzig – UFZ, Department of Urban and Environmental Sociology


03/2007-12/2009 Research Associate

Several projects on freelance basis: Heinrich Böll Foundation e.V., Berlin, Berlin Network for School Catering e.V., Berlin School of Economics and Law


05/2006-06/2008 Research Associate

IRS – Institute for Regional Development and Structural Planning, Erkner/Berlin



10/1999-02/2006 Studies of Human Geography, Urban Sociology, Business Studies (Dipl.-Geogr. ~ M.A. Human Geography)

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Universidad de Buenos Aires



Hans Bobek Prize 2015

PhD thesis "Urban Conflicts in Santiago de Chile and Buenos Aires. On the transformation of framings and political practices in urban development through social movements and citizens' initiatives."