since March 2023
Department for Political Science
Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Vienna, CeSCoS (Centre for the Study of Contemporary Solidarity)

since January 2020
Institute for Digital Health and Patient Safety
Ludwig Boltzmann Gesellschaft
Junior Researcher

December 2020 – October 2021
Federal Ministry of Social Affairs, Health, Care and Consumer Protection Department of Vaccination Management
Project Management and Communication, Coordinating national vaccination plan during the COVID-19 pandemic

since March 2020
Lecturer at University of Vienna and Medical University of Vienna (for details see TEACHING)

September 2018 – December 2019
Medical University of Vienna
Institute of Ethics and Law in Medicine
Junior Researcher

Prior Positions

Department of Study Program Development
University of Applied Sciences Vienna

Styria Media Group AG, Arzt Assistenz, Wienerin gesund
Medical Journalist
Research and authorship of over 400 published articles, Social Media
management, CMS work, SEO-oriented research


March 2019 – February 2023
PhD in Political Science, University of Vienna
Focus: Medical Policies, Supervisor: Prof. Barbara Prainsack

2012 – 2017
University of Vienna
Magister (Master of Arts): Publication and Communication Studies

2011 – 2014
University of Vienna
Master of Arts: Science-Technology-Society

2012 – 2013
University of Maastricht, Netherlands
Master program: Cultures of Arts, Science, and Technology

2007 – 2011
University of Vienna
Bachelor of Arts: Political Science

Awards and Fellowships

  • Theodor Körner Fonds zur Förderung von Wisenschaft & Kultur (2022)
  • Horowitz Foundation for Public Policy: Horowitz Social Policy Grant (2021)
  • Marinus Nijhoff Award for Science, Technology and Medicine (2021)
  • Young Forum Gastein: Scholarship Program for the European Health Forum 2021
  • Scholarship to Ludwig Boltzmann Career Center Winter School 2021
  • Fellow of the Vienna Doctoral School 
  • Conference Scholarship to European Association for the Study of Science and Technology annual conference in 2020 and 2021
  • Conference Scholarship to Chronic Living 2021, University of Copenhagen