|since 10/2016||Senior researcher, Hans Bredow Institute for Media Research, Hamburg, Germany|
|since 06/2012||Associate researcher, Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society, Berlin, Germany|
|09/2014 - 09/2015||Acting professor (Lehrstuhlvertretung), Communication Science, Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen, Germany|
|03/2012 - 02/2016||Postdoctoral researcher (DFG grant "Eigene Stelle"), Berlin School of Library and Information Science, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany|
|04/2006 - 02/2012||Lecturer in English Linguistics, Department of English, Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany|
|08/2006 - 02/2009||
PhD student in English Linguistics, Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany
Thesis title: The corporate blog as an emerging genre of computer-mediated communication: features, constraints, discourse situation (see my publications). Predicate: summa cum laude.
|2000 - 2006||
Undergraduate studies in English, Communication Science, and Information Science at Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany.
Magister Artium (M.A. equivalent) in English and Information Science. Grade: 1,1 (A).
|to 2000||Primary and secondary education at Erlem Elementary School (Norwich, UK), A&M Junior High School (College Station, TX, USA), and Abtei Gymnasium (Duisburg, Germany); military service|
|09/2015 - 09/2016||Faculty associate, Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society, Harvard University, USA|
|09/2013 - 09/2014||Visiting assistant professor, Department of Media Studies, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands|
|01/2013 - 07/2013||Visiting fellow, Oxford Internet Institute, Oxford University, UK|
|06/2003 - 08/2003||Visiting student at the University of California, Berkeley, USA|