Raised in Brunswick, studied in Munich, living in Berlin | Managing Editor at zenith magazine | Political scientist & expert in International Law | trained journalist with ten years of professional experience | IJP Middle East fellow 2015


since 2016


Managing Editor | zenith magazine | Berlin

Returning from the Middle East I was hired by zenith, Germany's leading magazine on Arab affairs. As Managing Editor I focus on the design and implementation of new strategies and projects for zenith's publishing unit Levante Verlag as well as being co-responsible for the magazine's journalistic output.


2015 - 2016


IJP Middle East Fellow | The Jordan Times | Amman

Two months full immersion Arabic course at the Jordan Language Academy in Amman while freelancing for media outlets such as taz, Business Punk, Le Monde Diplomatique and others. As I was awarded with an IJP Middle East fellowship I will work for several months at the Jordan Times.


2009 - 2015


Deputy Editor in Chief | The European Magazine |

Berlin

Founding staff member of the The European Magazine in Summer 2009. Until finishing my university degree I was Managing Editor and since 2011 Deputy Editor-in-Chief. My areas of responsibility included all strategic and organizational aspects of the Magazine's approach to increase it's international / european outreach. I focused on Foreign Affairs, Security Policy and International Law.


2008


Freelancer | Cicero | Berlin

Worked as a freelancer until my former boss went on to found The European.


2006 - 2009


Trainee & Managing Editor 

Airmotion | Munich

Two years of training including special training while studying political science. Following the apprenticeship I was employed and worked in a leading position.


2006 - 2011


Masters in Internat. Affairs and Internat. Law | LMU |

Munich

Studied political science with minors in International Law and Psychology (magna cum laude), my thesis was published afterwards („Der Internationale Strafgerichtshof im Spannungsfeld von Frieden und Gerechtigkeit“, in: Münchener Beiträge zur Politikwissenschaft, 2011).