Studies of Political Science and Economics at the University of Halle-Wittenberg (B.A.), including a semester abroad at Sciences Po Rennes (FR). Subsequent studies of Sustainable Development with a focus on energy and materials research at Utrecht University (M.Sc.). Master's thesis at the Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI on »Representing variable renewable energies in long-term energy systems modelling. Development of a modelling tool for providing initial consultation to German federal states«. Since January 2019 research associate in the Competence Center Energy Policy and Energy Markets at Fraunhofer ISI.