Honors, Awards, etc.


Dissertation Completion Fellowship, University of Bremen (2014)

Travel Fellowship, University of Bremen for research stay in Norway (2013)

Doctoral Fellowship, Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences (2010 – 2013)

German Chancellor Fellowship, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (2008 – 2009)

Travel Award, Family Violence Prevention Fund, 5th National Conference on Health and Domestic Violence in New Orleans, USA (2009)

Public Health Scholar Grant, Columbia University (2002 – 2004)


Alpha Kappa Sigma Honor Society, Seattle Pacific University (1999)

Ivy Honorary, Seattle Pacific University (1999)

Psi Chi National Honor Society, Seattle Pacific University (1998 – 1999)

Dean’s List, Seattle Pacific University (1995 – 1999)

Language Skills

English: Native Speaker

German: Fluent (Goethe Zertifikat, C1)

Software Skills

Analytical: Stata, SPSS, EpiInfo, AnSWR

Other: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Photoshop, EndNote

Professional Memberships

    • European Network on Gender and Violence (ENGV)
    • International Sociological Association (ISA)
    • German Society for Medical Sociology (DGMS)
    • European Public Health Association (EUPHA)
    • American Public Health Association (APHA)

Volunteer Work

Bremen Precinct Captain, Democrats Abroad Germany (2015-2020)

Putz-Patin‘, Bremen Stolpersteine (since 2015)

Volunteer, New York Cares (2004 – 2008)