• Community health
  • Co-creation and KTI in health(care) systems
  • Health promotion
  • Healthy environments and neighborhoods
  • Participatory health research
  • Qualitative methods and ethnography
  • Capability approach
  • Empowerment

June 2021
Habilitation, Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences, University of Tübingen, Germany

Since May 2021
Head of Research Group, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland

2018-2021
Habilitandin, Division of Social and Health Sciences of Sport, Institute of Sport Science and
Research Associate, Interfaculty Research Institute for Sports and Physical Activity, University of Tübingen, Germany

2013 to 2018
Postdoctoral Fellow, Research associate, Division for Physical Activity and Public Health, Institute of Sport Science and Sport, FAU Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany

2013
PhD., Dr. phil. Sport Science, FAU Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany

2006 to 2013
Research Assistant, Division for Physical Activity and Public Health, Institute of Sport Science and Sport, FAU Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany

2001-2006
Dipl.-Pol., FAU Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany

2004-2005
CREPUQ Exchange Programme, McGill University, Montréal, Canada

2004-2006
Fellow, Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation, Germany