CV

Education

2007 – 2009 

Masters programme “Cultural Studies and Economics”, University of Duisburg-Essen

(Master thesis: “Popular Music and the American Ideology: The Nine Inch Nails between Subversion and Sell-Out”)

2005 – 2009 

Masters programme ”Applied Cognitive and Media Science”, University of Duisburg-Essen

(Master thesis: “What’s in a Virtual Smile? Eine experimentelle Untersuchung zur Wirkung von durch Männer versus Frauen genutzten Smilies und Emoticons”)

2007 – 2008 

Semester abroad, Radboud University Nijmegen (NL)

2003 – 2006 

Bachelors programme “Cultural Studies and Economics”, University of Duisburg-Essen

2002 – 2005 

Bachelors programme ”Applied Cognitive and Media Science”, University of Duisburg-Essen

Experiences

Since March 2009

Research Fellow in the department “Social Psychology: Media and Communication”, Prof. Dr. Nicole C. Krämer, University of Duisburg-Essen

2008

Staff member in the project “Scoyo”, Steinbeis-Transferzentrum educational media, University of Duisburg-Essen

2006

Student Assistant, Institute for Cognition and Communication, Department of Economic Psychology, Prof. Dr. Eva Jonas, University of Duisburg-Essen

2003 – 2007

Student Assistant, Department of Computational and Cognitive Sciences, Institute for Colloborative Learning in Intelligent Distributed Environments, Prof. Dr. Hoppe, University of Duisburg-Essen

2003

Student Assistant, Future Store Initiative, Metro Group Information Technology GmbH, Düsseldorf

2000 – 2001

Interviewer, RISP e.V. Duisburg (Social Sciences Survey Centre), University of Duisburg-Essen