2010 - 2016
PhD at the Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz (Germany); Theses: “Life history invariants and their ecological and evolutionary consequences for populations”
2001 - 2010
Diploma in Biology (main focus on zoology, genetics, immunology) at the Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz (Germany); Diploma theses: “Biogeography of plant traits at a regional scale” in cooperation with Dr. Jörn Buse, Department of Ecology (study group of Prof. A. Seitz†)
• Supervision of student research projects and bachelor theses, e.g. Thesing (2012), “Lebenszyklen mariner Säugetiere (Life cycles of marine mammals)"
• Supervision, guidance and assistance of advanced practical trainings (F1- und F2-Praktika) for students of the courses: Bachelor of Education (Lehramt), Bachelor of Science (Diploma) and Master of Science