• Research foci

    • Corporate Finance
    • Behavioral Finance
    • Banking
    • Sustainable Finance
    • Digital Finance
  • Education

    10/2008- 04/2013
    Ph.D. in Finance at the University of Münster ("Dr. rer. pol."; summa cum laude; valedictorian)
    09/2005- 06/2006
    Exchange student at the Manchester Business School, United Kingdom
    10/2003- 09/2008
    M.Sc. in Business Administration at the University of Münster ("Diplom-Kaufmann"; salutatorian)
    08/1993- 06/2002
    University Entrance Qualification at Städtisches Gymnasium Herten (“Abitur”; valedictorian)
  • Positions

    since 08/2022
    Assistant Professor ("Akademischer Oberrat") at the Chair of Finance, University of Münster
    09/2015- 08/2016
    Visiting Scholar at the UCLA Anderson School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    2014- 2018
    Lecturer for Finance at Haus der Technik, Essen, Germany
    05/2013- 07/2022
    Assistant Professor ("Akademischer Rat") at the Chair of Finance, University of Münster
    2010- 2011
    Lecturer for Finance at Berufsakademie Emsland, Lingen, Germany
    10/2008- 04/2013
    Research Assistant (“Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter”) at the Chair of Finance, University of Münster
  • External functions

    since 2021
    Member of Research Council: University of Münster, School of Business and Economics
    since 2020
    Member of Scientific Advisory Board: The Finance Class (www.thefinanceclass.org)
    since 2019
    German Academic Association for Business Research (VHB)
    since 2015
    American Finance Association
    since 2014
    German Finance Association
    since 2013
    European Finance Association