|01/2013 - 04/2013||Visiting fellow, Oxford Internet Institute, Oxford, United Kingdom|
|06/2012 - present||Associate researcher, Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society, Berlin, Germany|
|03/2012 - 02/2015||Postdoctoral researcher (DFG grant "Eigene Stelle"), Berlin School of Library and Information Science, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany|
|04/2006 - 02/2012||Lecturer in English Linguistics, Department of English, Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany|
|08/2006 - 02/2009||
PhD student in English Linguistics, Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany
Thesis title: The Corporate Blog as an Emerging Genre of Computer-Mediated Communication: Features, Constraints, Discourse Situation (see my publications)
Adviser: Dieter Stein (Düsseldorf)
Committee: Janet Giltrow (UBC Vancouver), Roger Lüdeke (Düsseldorf)
Predicate: summa cum laude
|06/2003 - 08/2003||Visiting student at the University of California, Berkeley, USA|
|1999 - 2006||
Undergraduate studies in English, Communication Science, and Information Science at Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany.
Magister Artium (M.A. equivalent) in English and Information Science. Grade: 1,1 (A).
|to 1998||Primary and secondary education at Erlem Elementary School (Norwich, UK), A&M Junior High School (College Station, TX, USA), and Abtei Gymnasium (Duisburg, Germany)|