EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

12.2019-01.2022 Senior Researcher
Austrian Institute of Family Studies, University of Vienna
03.2018 – 01.2022

Post-doc Research Fellow
Institute of Education, University of Vienna

10.2014 – 12.2021

Post-doc University Assistant
Institute of Sociology, University of Vienna

since 2013

Post-doc Research Fellow
Institute of Sociology, Technical University Berlin, Germany

03.2014 – 10.2014

Post-doc Researcher
Ludwig Boltzmann Institute Health Promotion Research, Vienna
Research Stream „Health Promotion in Schools“

10.2006 – 03.2014

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin (equivalent to Lecturer)
Chair of Sociology and Empirical Social Science (Siegfried Lamnek)
Catholic University of Eichstaett-Ingolstadt, Germany

(on leave 04.2008 – 09.2009 & 04.2010 – 03.2014)

 

VISITING LECTURESHIPS

10.2020 Technical Univerisity Berlin, Germany
05.2019 University of Applied Sciences, Muttenz, Switzerland
09.2018 University of Applied Sciences, Krems, Austria
2017-2020 Department of Sociology, University of Vienna, Austria
02.2018 & 10.2020 Medical University of Vienna, Austria

06.2017

Visiting Lecturer at the German Youth Institute (DJI), Germany

02.2017

Visiting Lecturer at the University of Bern, Switzerland

10.2013 – 02.2014

Visiting Lecturer at the Technical University Berlin, Germany

2009 & 2011-12

Visiting Lecturer at the University of West of England, Bristol, U.K.

2010

Visiting Lecturer at the Catholic University of Eichstaett-Ingolstadt, Germany

 

EDUCATION

2020

Habilitation in Sociology (submitted)
Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Vienna

Habilitation Thesis: "Advances in Interview research: inclusion and integration through qualitative, quantitative and mixed methods approaches"

2012

PhD in Sociology (summa cum laude)
Catholic University of Eichstaett-Ingolstadt, Germany

PhD thesis: “Alter & Methode: Ein Vergleich persönlicher und telefonischer Leitfadeninterviews mit Kindern” (Age & Method: A Comparison of semi-structured Telephone and Face-to-face Interviews with Children)

2000 – 2005

Diploma in Sociology (first class degree)
Catholic University of Eichstaett-Ingolstadt, Germany

 

ACADEMIC DISTINCTIONS

2017 - 2018

Back-to-Research Grant
of the University of Vienna; Research Scholarship (20,000€)

2012

Preis für herausragende Abschlussarbeit (award for excellent dissertation)
by Eichstätter Universitätsgesellschaft e.V.

2005 – 2011

PhD-Scholarship by Maximilian-Bickhoff-University Foundation
 

 

PROFESSIONAL ROLES

since 2019 Editor of the book series “Methodenintegrative Sozialforschung” (integrative social research) with Springer Publisher (with Andrea Hense and Felix Knappertsbusch)
since 2015 Member of the steering group of the project Pathways to the Future at the Department of Sociology, University of Vienna (PI: Jörg Flecker)
2017–2021 Member of the Research Network Mixed Methods und Multimethod Research in Social Research (PI: Felix Knappertsbusch; funded by the German Research Foundation [DFG])
2017-2019 Member of the scientific advisory board for the project SMILE: Scheidung erforschen mit Illustrationen (Sparkling Science, PI: Ulrike Zartler)
2018 Member of the expert group for Surveying Gender-specific violence at Statistics Austria
2016–2017 Member of the scientific advisory board for the project Making Sense of Vaccination Policy in Austria (FWF; PI: Katharina T. Paul)
2011–2012 Invited Member of the research group Gender-Specific Aspects of Domestic Violence – Men in Focus at German Federal Ministry of Family, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth (BMFSFJ)