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Curriculum Vitae

1972 Born in Kassel, Married, Two Children
1979-1983 Elementary School Niestetal-Heiligenrode
1983-1992 Goethe Gymnasium Kassel
1992 Abitur (Very Good - 1,0)
1992-1997 Study of Law at the University of Göttingen
1994-1997 Student Assistant at the Chair for Criminal law, Criminal Procedural Law and Legal Philosophy with Prof. Dr. Loos in Göttingen
1997 First State Examination in Law (Very Good - 15.00 Points)
1997-1998 Doctoral Scholarship from the University of Göttingen; Preparation of the Dissertation "Grundpflichten", rated "Summa cum laude"
1997-1999 Research Assistant at the Chair for Public Law with Prof. Dr. Starck in Göttingen
1998-2000 Trainee Lawyer at the Kassel Regional Court, Elective Position at the Hessian Administrative Court
2000 Second State Examination in Law (good - 11.71 points)
2000-2004 Preparation of the Habilitation Thesis "Communal Cooperation"
2000-2006 Research Assistant at the Chair for Public Law with Prof. Dr. Starck in Göttingen
2004 Habilitation, Venia Legendi for the Subjects of Public Law and European Law
2006-2009 Judge at the Administrative Court in Hanover, repeated secondments to the Lower Saxony State Court in Bückeburg
2008 Delegation to the Northeim district
since 2009 University professor (W3) at the University of Potsdam, Chairman of the Focus Area "State and Administration"
2009-2015 Deputy Director of the Municipal Science Institute at the University of Potsdam
2009-2016 Spokesman for Iniversity Lecturers Under Public Law
since 2010 Member of the Faculty Council of the Law Faculty of the University of Potsdam
since 2012 Extensive Activities in Academic Self-Administration:
  - Chairman of Five Appointment Committees and a Committee to Evaluate a Junior Professor
  - Member of the Commission for the Development of a Legal Bachelor's Degree
  - Member of the Commission for the Development of Opportunities for Cooperation between the Law, Economics and Social Science Faculties
since 2013 Vice Dean of the Faculty of Law at the University of Potsdam
2014-2016 Deputy Chairman of the Faculty Council of the Law Faculty of the University of Potsdam
2015-2016 Part-Time Judge at the Berlin-Brandenburg Higher Administrative Court
since 2015 Director of the Evangelical Institute for Canon Law at the University of Potsdam
since 2015 Director of the Municipal Science Institute at the University of Potsdam
since 2016 Chairman of the Faculty Council of the Law Faculty of the University of Potsdam
2017-2019 Board member of the Forum Religions in the Context of the University of Potsdam
2018-2019 Managing Dean of the Law Faculty of the University of Potsdam