Academic Work


  • 02/2020
    teach4TU ‘Basis Lehre’ certificate (university teaching qualification), TU Braunschweig
  • 2008 – 2012
    Phd studies at the Department of Dutch Studies, University of Oldenburg
    DISSERTATION: “Effects of Syntactic Complexity and Prosody on Sentence Comprehension and Processing in Noise
    Graduation in June 2012 with distinction summa cum laude
  • 2001 – 2007
    Magister studies in English Linguistics (major), German Linguistics (minor), and Linguistic Engineering (minor) at the University of Marburg
    M.A. THESIS: “Word Stress in English Pseudo Words”


Associated Junior Fellowship at Hanse-Wissenschaftskolleg Institute of Advanced Study, Delmenhorst. 07/2014-06/2016. Psycholinguistic Models as Explanatory Links between Hearing Impairment and Functional Communication Deficits (International Symposium, held 15-16 October 2015).