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2014-2016Spokesperson for the Department of Educational Sciences in the Human Sciences Faculty
2012-2014Dean of Studies of the Human Sciences Faculty
Since 04/2011Professor for Empirical Instruction and Intervention Research in the Department of Educational Sciences at the University of Potsdam
2005-2011Academic Staff at the Institute for Quality Developement in Education (IQB) at the Humboldt University Berlin
2004 Doctoral dissertation at the Westphalian Wilhelms University of Münster
2001-2004Recipient of the doctoral scholarship oft the German National Academic Foundation
2000-2001Academic staff at the Psychological Institute of the University of Münster

Diploma in Psychology at the Westphalian Wilhelms University of Münster

Further activities

  • 2011-2016 Liaison lecturer of the German National Academic Foundation
  • 2013-2015 Scholarly advisory board of the Academies of Education & Talent (chair)
  • Expert reviewing activities (ad hoc Reviewer)

    • Diagnostica
    • Empirische Sonderpädagogik
    • European Journal of Psychological Assessment
    • Gifted Child Quarterly
    • High Ability Studies
    • Journal of Educational Psychology
    • Learning and Individual Differences
    • Psychologie in Erziehung und Unterricht
    • Psychology Science
    • Unterrichtswissenschaft
    • Zeitschrift für Arbeits- und Organisationspsychologie
    • Zeitschrift für Entwicklungspsychologie und Pädagogische Psychologie
    • Zeitschrift für Erziehungswissenschaften
    • Zeitschrift für Pädagogische Psychologie

  • Further work as an expert reviewer:

    • German Research Foundation (DFG)
    • Schweizerischer Nationalfonds (SNF)
    • Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF)
    • National Council on Measurement in Education (NCME, Annual Meeting)
    • American Educational Research Association (AERA, Annual Meeting)
    • Gesellschaft für Empirische Bildungsforschung (GEBF)
    • Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Bildungsforschung
    • Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes
    • American Academy, Berlin