Vita

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Academic Career

Since March 2011 Professor of Finance, University of Bonn
April 2007 – February 2011 Professor of Economics, especially financial economics, at the Leibniz University Hannover 
September 2005 – March 2006 Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow in the Finance Department of the Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
March 2004 – March 2007 Senior Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods, Bonn, Germany
August 2002 – April 2004 PostDoc, Department of Economics, Chair Prof. Martin Hellwig, Ph.D., University of Mannheim, Germany
November 2001 Dissertation (Dr. rer. pol.), Faculty of Economics, University of Münster (summa cum laude), title: “Banks as Delegated Risk Managers.” Advisor: Andreas Pfingsten
February 1998 – July 2002 Doctoral Student and Junior Research Fellow in the Department of Banking, Prof. Dr. Andreas Pfingsten, University of Münster, Germany
January 1998 Master (Diplom) in mathematics, University of Bonn, grade: 1.0, title: “Parametric Interpolation by Third Degree Polynomial Curves”
October 1993 – January 1998 Graduate studies in mathematics, University of Bonn
October 1991 – July 1993 Intermediate diplom in mathematics and physics, University of Münster, grades: 1.1 (physics) and 1.0 (mathematics)

Academic and Professional Experience

June 2007 Guest Researcher, University of Mannheim
March 2005 Guest Researcher, Deutsche Bundesbank, Frankfurt a.M.
July 1998 - Ocotber 1998 Internship, Toyota Kreditbank, Cologne

Other Professional Activities

Since 2019 Investigator of the Cluster of Excellence ECONtribute:
Markets & Public Policy
Since 2018 Principal Investigator of the SFB TR 224, “Economic
Perspectives on Societal Challenges: Equality of
Opportunity, Market Regulation, and Financial Stability”
Since 2017 Research Affiliate at the Reinhard Selten Institute
Since 2012 Research Fellow at the CEPR (Centre for Economic Policy
Research), Programme Area “Financial Economics”
2012 - 2017 Member of the SFB Priority Program 1578, “Financial
Market Imperfections and Macroeconomic Performance”
2012 - 2017 Co-opted Member of the SFB TR 15 “Governance and the
Efficiency of Economic Systems”
2008 - 2013 Director of the “Hannover Center of Finance”
2004 - 2007 Co-opted Member of the SFB TR 15 “Governance and the
Efficiency of Economic Systems”
2002 - 2004 Co-opted Member of the SFB 504 “Concepts of Rationality,
Decision Making and Economic Modeling”
2000 - 2001 Member of the board of examiners for banking business
administrators at the Chamber of Commerce, Münster
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