Education and professional training
2011-2012 Certificate "Didactics of Higher Education" (Lucerne University of Applied Sciences)
2010 Dr. phil. (University of Bremen, Germany)
2009 Diploma in Psychology (equivalent to MSc., University of Bremen, Germany)
2001 Magister in Linguistics (equivalent to M.A., Universities of Bielefeld [Germany] and Florence [Italy])
1999-2001 Professional training in "Person centered counselling", Gesellschaft für wissenschaftliche Gesprächspsychotherapie e. V.
Since 2019 Professor, Lucerne University of Applied Sciences
2014-2015 External Reviewer of bachelor theses (social work), University of Applied Scienes and Arts Northwestern Switzerland
Since 2011 Project lead and lecturer, Lucerne University of Applied Scienes, Institute "Social work and law"
2008-2011 Senior research assistant, Lucerne University of Applied Sciences
2004-2007 Teaching assignments, University of Bremen, Germany
2005-2006 Research visit at the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
2004-2007 Doctoral scholarship, University of Bremen
2003 Research assistant at the University of Oldenburg, Germany