Seit 03/2020
Assistant Professor of Sociology of Inequality and Social Structure Analysis at Bremen University/ SOCIUM (tenure track)

2018 - 2020
Senior Research Fellow
of the Project Group National Educational Panel Study: Vocational Training and Lifelong Learning at the Berlin Social Science Center (WZB)

2016 - 2018
Senior Researcher & Lecturer
(Akademische Rätin auf Zeit) at the Chair Social Structure and Social Inequality & Research Affiliate TwinLife project

2013 - 2016
Senior Research Fellow
of the TwinLife Project, Bielefeld University/ German Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP) / DIW Berlin (PI Prof. Martin Diewald)

2015 - 2017
Research Fellow at the Center for Interdisciplinary Research (ZIF) at Bielefeld University "Genetic and Social Causes of Life Chances"

2011 - 2013
Research Fellow of ERC Project “Towards Open Societies” (PI Prof. Marco H.D. van Leeuwen), Utrecht University, the Netherlands

09 - 11/2010
Visiting Scholar
Department of Sociology, Center for Demography and Ecology (CDE), University of Wisconsin-Madison, US

2007 - 2013
Doctoral Researcher

Interuniversity Center for Social Science Theory and Methodology (ICS)/ Utrecht University, the Netherland