Appointments

Since 08/2018Lecturer (“wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin”)
 Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
04/2017–08/2018Lecturer (“wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin”)
 Friedrich-Alexander-University (FAU) Erlangen-Nuremberg
04/2016–03/2017Lecturer (“wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin”)
 Bielefeld University
10/2015–03/2016Teaching Assistant (“wissenschaftliche Hilfskraft”)
 Friedrich-Alexander-University (FAU) Erlangen-Nuremberg
04/2012–08/2014Teaching Assistant (“wissenschaftliche Hilfskraft”)
 Friedrich-Alexander-University (FAU) Erlangen-Nuremberg
04/2009–02/2012Tutor
 Stuttgart University
09/2006–07/2008Student Assistant (“studentische Hilfskraft”)
 Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf

Education

02/2018PhD Defense (Dr. phil., summa cum laude)
 Friedrich-Alexander-University (FAU) Erlangen-Nuremberg
10/2011–09/2017Dissertation Project on Vagueness & the Sorites Paradox
 Dissertation Committee:
Prof. Gerhard Ernst (Erlangen), Prof. Rosario LaSala (Erlangen), and Prof. Geert Keil (HU Berlin)
09/2014–12/2014 Research Stay
 University of Toronto, Canada (with Diana Raffman)
10/2008–09/2011 Master’s Studies (Philosophy & Linguistics)
 Stuttgart University
10/2005–09/2008 Bachelor’s Studies (German Studies & Philosophy)
 Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf
08/2002–07/2004 Vocational Training (“Werbekauffrau”, IHK)

Awards & Scholarships

09/2019Funding for Conference Participation
 Tagung für Praktische Philosophie (Salzburg, Austria)
granted by the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service)
02/2019Lilli Bechmann-Rahn Prize
 for “an outstanding dissertation in the humanities”, awarded by the Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Theology of Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg
07/2015 Funding for Conference Participation
 “Context-Sensitivity in Semantics” (Salzburg, Austria)
granted by the Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes
09/2014–12/2014 Funding for a Research Stay
 University of Toronto, Canada
granted by the Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes
09/2013 Funding for a Spanish Course
 Barcelona, Spain
granted by the Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes
12/2012–11/2015 PhD Scholarship
 granted by the Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes
07/2012 Prize of the Friends of Stuttgart University
 for Master’s thesis

Conference Funding

  • 01/2020 Society for Applied Philosophy, grant for a two-day workshop (“Hate Speech: What It Is and How It Works”, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, March 26 & 27, 2020), € 1 218
  • 11/2019 Fritz Thyssen Stiftung, grant for a two-day workshop (“Hate Speech: What It Is and How It Works”, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, March 26 & 27, 2020), € 7 500

Memberships