since 2017: Scientist at the Thünen Institute of Sea Fisheries.
2015 – 2016: Scientist and guest scientist at the Alfred-Wegener-Institute for Polar- and Marine Science, Bremerhaven; Section Polar Biological Oceanography; WG Ecophysiology of pelagic key species.
2015: PhD at the University of Hamburg. Title of the thesis: „ Krill in the Arctic and the Atlantic – climatic variability and adaptive capacity”.
2011 – 2014: Research associate (PhD student) at the Alfred-Wegener-Institute for Polar- and Marine Science, Bremerhaven; Section Functional Ecology; Research Group Evolutionary Ecology; WG Marine Crustaceans; Project KOP124.
2010: Research assistant at the Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Ecology Bremen; WG Fisheries Biology; Project GENUS.
2009 – 2011: Master of Science in Marine Biology at the University of Bremen. Title of the thesis: „Metabolism and response to short-term starvation in three Euphausiid species of the Northern Benguela Current”.
2006 – 2009: Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science at the University of Bielefeld.