• Currently: Max Weber Visiting Chair for German and European Studies at the Center for European and Mediterranean Studies, New York University, New York, USA.
  • since 06/2011   Chair, Comparative Politics, Department of Political Science, Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Germany
  • 09/2008 – 05/2011        Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science and Department of German, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA
  • 12/2004 – 05/11             Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science and Centre for Globalisation and Governance University of Hamburg, Germany
  • 03/2004 – 11/2004        Post-Doctoral Researcher, Max Planck Institute of Economics, “Entre-preneurship, Growth, and Public Policy”-Group, Jena, Germany
  • 06/2004 – 10/2004        Visiting Scholar, Department of Political Science, University of Canter-bury, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • 04/2002 – 02/2004        Post-Doctoral Researcher, Department of Politics and Management, University of Konstanz, Germany. Research project “The Political Economy of Competing Regional Integration”