Scientific career

Since 08/2017
Junior Professor of Inclusive Education at the University of Vechta

10/2016 – 03/2017
epresentation of the professorship of 'Educational Intervention Research about Special Educational Needs' at the Bergische Universität Wuppertal at the Institute for Educational Research, School of Education

Doctorate with a dissertation on
'Promoting socio-cognitive Information Processing in Adolescence - Design and Evaluation of a Program, focusing on Specific Risk Factors for School Dropout' summa cum laude

10/2009 – 08/2017
Research assistant at the Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Department I, Educational and Social Sciences, Institute for Special and Rehabilitation Education, specialist group 'Pedagogy and Didactics of Impairment in Learning' (Chair Prof. Dr. Clemens Hillenbrand) (leave of absence 10/2016 – 03/2017 for the deputy professorship in Wuppertal)

Since 2009
Lecturer at the ‘Heilpädagogische Akademie’, Cologne

2005 – 2009
Diploma in S
pecial Education at the University of Cologne (Socio-emotional Developmental and Educational Support; Psychiatry and Psychotherapy in Special Education; Movement Education and Movement Therapy)

Further qualifications

CISM Training (Critical Incident Stress Management), Aftercare for Responders affected by Crises (individual and group interventions)

Since 2015
Psycho-social Emergency Care Training (PSNV)

Communication Coach Training: Advanced and In-depth Seminars for Constructive Marriage and Communication at the Institute for Research and Training in Communication Therapy, Munich

Communication Coach Training: Prevention for Successful Communication within Partnership, Institute for Research and Training in Communication Therapy, Munich

2003 – 2007 
Occupation at the DRK (Red Cross Germany) Rescue Service Bitburg (additional and voluntary work)

Crisis Intervention Training at the Fire brigade and Civil Protection School Coblenz

First Aid Instructor Training at DRK Bitburg 

2002 – 2003
Voluntary Social Year at the Rescue Service of county Wittmund

Paramedic Training at DRK Bitburg 

Abitur at St. Willibrord Gymnasium in Bitburg, Eifel

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