2011-2020, Ph.D. in German & Scandinavian Studies, UMass Amherst.   

2003-2007, M.A. in Social Sciences, Humboldt University Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

2001-2003, B.A. in Social Sciences, Humboldt University Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

Employment

2020- Visiting Assistant Professor of German, Centre College.

2013–2020        Project Assistant, film collection, DEFA Film Library, UMass Amherst.

2007–2011        Public Relation Specialist and Fundraiser, ARSP, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

2003-2007         Assistant Coordinator for EVS (European Voluntary Service), ARSP, Berlin.