Curriculum vitae

Education:

Since 01/2021 Associated Member of the Research Training Group 1876 "Early Concepts of Man and Nature: Universal, Local, Borrowed", Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
10/2017-12/2020 Doctoral student at the Research Training Group 1876 "Early Concepts of Humans and Nature: Universal, Specific, Interchanged", Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
04/2015-02/2017 Study of Classical Archaeology, Prehistory and Archaeology of the Roman Provinces, Master of Arts, University of Cologne;
Masterthesis: "Stopover on the Incense Route: What Faunal Remains Can Tell about Diet, Daily Life and Economy in the Nabataean Town Elusa" (Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Michael Heinzelmann, Prof. Guy Bar-Oz)
10/2011-04/2015 Study of Classical Archaeology, Prehistory and Archaeology of the Roman Provinces, Bachelor of Arts, University of Cologne;
Bachelorthesis: "Von der Nahrungsquelle zum Statussymbol: Das Pferd in der Eurasischen Steppe" (Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Tobias Kienlin)
06/2010 A-levels, Gymnasium Marienschule, Krefeld, Germany

 

Professional Experience:

10/2017-12/2020 Research assistant at the Research Training Group 1876 "Early Concepts of Humans and Nature: Universal, Specific, Interchanged", Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
12/2016-01/2017 Freelancer at the Research Training Group 1878 "Archaeology of Pre-Modern Economies", University of Cologne
07/2017 Freelancer at the Research Training Group 1878 "Archaeology of Pre-Modern Economies", University of Cologne
04/2015-11/2016 Museum guide in Monrepos "Archaeological Research Centre and Museum for Human Behavioural Evolution"
05-06/2015 Research Assistant at the DFG "Schöningen"-Projekt, Monrepos "Archaeological Research Centre and Museum for Human Behavioural Evolution"
03-04/2015 Student assistant at the DFG "Schöningen"-Projekt, Monrepos "Archaeological Research Centre and Museum for Human Behavioural Evolution"
12/2013-12/2014 Student assistant in the working group "Organic Geochemistry and Radiocarbon" CRC 806, University of Cologne

 

Practical Experience:

03/2019 Participation in an archaeological research project at Wadi Murrabba´at, Israel, Israel Antiquities Authority
02/2019 Participation in the archaeological research project „Elusa – Vom nabatäischen Handelsstützpunkt zur spätantiken Metropole“ in Elusa, Israel, University of Cologne
12/2017 Participation in an archaeological Research Project in South Africa and Swaziland, Deutsches Archäologisches Institut
02/2017 Participation in the ERC-funded research project "Crisis on the Margins of the Byzantine Empire. A Bio-Archaeological Project in the Negev Desert", in Nessana, Israel, University of Haifa
03/2016 Participation in the archaeological research project "Elusa – Vom nabatäischen Handelsstützpunkt zur spätantiken Metropole" in Elusa, Israel, University of Cologne
10/2014 Participation in the DFG-funded research project "Der Beginn von Nahrungsmittelproduktion im semiariden Nordosten Brasiliens am Beispiel der Serra da Capivara, Piauí" in Piauí, Brasil
07-08/2014 Participation in the archaeological research project "Kura in Motion" in Aserbaidschan, Deutsches Archäologisches Institut
02-03/2014 Participation in the archaeological research project "Early Holocene Contacts between Africa and Europe and Their Palaeoenvironmental Context" in Marokko, Sonderforschungsbereich 806, Universiy of Cologne
02-03/2013 Participation in the archaeological research project "Early Holocene Contacts between Africa and Europe and Their Palaeoenvironmental Context" in Marokko, Sonderforschungsbereich 806, University of Cologne
08-09/2012 Participation in the archaeological research project "Amiternum – eine archäologische Stadt- und Regionalstudie im zentralen Abruzzenraum" in Italien, University of Cologne
2012/2013 Participation in various archaeological excavations of the Roman-Germanic Museum in the Cologne city area

Teaching experience:

WiSe 2019/20 „Agriculture, Trade and Food Along the Limes in Palaestina and Arabia“ (JGU Mainz) Introductory exercise to the German-Israeli excursion „Der römische Limes in Deutschland und Israel – The Roman Limes in Israel and Germany“ together with Prof. Dr. Kuhnen (JGU Mainz) and Prof. Dr. Oren Tal (Tel Aviv University)

 

Research visits:

2016-2019 Repeated research stays at the Zinman Institute of Archaeology of the University of Haifa

 

Awards:

09-10/2018 Ph.D. fellowship from the Universitá di Firenze, Departimento di Storia, Archeologia, Geografia, Arte e Spettacolo (SAGAS) with Prof. Paolo Liverani
09/2017-03/2018 DAAD-Kurzstipendium für Doktoranden (nicht angetreten)
03-04/2016 DAAD Promos-Stipendium

 

Research Networks:

since 02/2017 Member of the Research Network "Food in Anatolia and Its Neighbouring Regions", Deutsches Archäologisches Institut Istanbul

Additional Responsibilities

04/2019-03/2020 Commissioner for Media at the RTG 1876 "Early Concepts of Man and Nature: Universal, Specific, Interchanged", Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz