Curriculum Vitae


since 01/2018  Research Assistant at the Institute of Geography Mainz
01/2018 Visiting Scholar Grant for using the resources at the Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies, NC State University, Raleigh, United States
01/2017-12/2017 Doctoral Fellow at the Orient Institute Beirut (OIB, Lebanon): Lebanese Diasporic Village Communities and their Practices of Reproduction and Community Development
12/2015-12/2016 Research Assistant at the Institute of Geography Mainz
12/2013-12/2015 Research Assistant in the DFG-Project „Lebanese Global Communities: Practices of Reproduction and Constitution of Global Communities“ at the Institute of Geography Mainz

Graduation with a Diploma in Geography at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

Subject of the Master’s Thesis: „Dance in the Old City“ – The Transformation of the Lebanese Historic Center of Byblos” (Awarded with a Recognition within the Otto-Borst-Prize 2015)

03/2012-11/2013 Student Assistant of Prof. Dr. Anton Escher
02/2011 - 03/2011 Internship at the GFA Consulting Group / German Corporation for International Cooperation (GIZ) in the Dominican Republic
09/2010-12/2010 Semester abroad at the Universitat de València (Spain)
01/2010 - 03/2010 Internship at Orígenes Bolivia (Corporate Social Responsibility) in La Paz (Bolivien)
09/2009 - 12/2009 Intenship at KoRiS – Communicative Urban- and Regional Development in Hannover
10/2006-11/2013 Student of Geography with Minors in Economics and Media Science at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
2006 High School Graduation at the Gymnasium Nonnenwerth im Rhein, Remagen (Germany)
1986 Born in Bonn (Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany)