Curriculum Vitae

Education

09/2018 – Present
PhD student
Department of Political Science
University of Michigan

10/2017 – 09/2018
MSc In Politics Research (Comparative Government)
Department of Politics and International Relations and
St Antony’s College
University of Oxford

03/2015 – 06/2018
BSc Sustainable Management
Technical University Berlin

09/2016 – 12/2016
Visiting Student
European Social and Political Studies
University College London

08/2015 – 12/2015
Visiting Student
Department of Public Policy and
Department of Asian and International Studies
City University of Hong Kong

10/2013 – 01/2017
BA Social Sciences
(Political Science and Sociology)
Humboldt University Berlin

Conference Presentations

07/2018
Scuola Normale Superiore, Centre on Social Movement Studies (COSMOS), Florence, Italy
Summer School: Youth Political Participation in Times of Inequalities
“Explaining Youth Activism in (Post-) Authoritarian Settings: Insights from Myanmar”

03/2018
IDS, University of Sussex, UK
The Politics of Unruly Ruptures Workshop
Invited to present on fuel price protest in Myanmar

02/2018
University of Oxford, UK
St Antony’s Research-in-Progress Colloquium
“Explaining Youth Activism in (Post-) Authoritarian Settings: Insights from Myanmar”

05/2017
ECPR Joint Sessions Workshop “Authoritarian Legacies”
University of Nottingham, UK
“An Alternative Assessment: What Protests Can Tell Us About Top-Down Transitions”

10/2016
International Burma Studies Conference
Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, USA
“Meaningful Liberalization or Liberalized Autocracy? An Empirical View on Civil Liberties in Myanmar’s Transition”

07/2016
ECPR Graduate Student Conference
University of Tallinn, Estonia
“Is Myanmar Moving Towards Freedom? An Empirical View on Civil Liberties in Political Transition”

06/2016
Interdisciplinary Myanmar Conference
Humboldt University Berlin, Germany
“Liberalisierung in Myanmar: ein empirischer Blick auf politische Teilhaberechte in politischer Transition”

04/2016
IAPSS World Congress “Challenging Democracy”
Humboldt University Berlin, Germany
“Democratic Change in Myanmar? An Empirical View on Civil Liberties in Transition”

12/2015
Burma/Myanmar: Taking the Transition to the Next
Lingnan University, Hong Kong
“Democratic Change in Myanmar? An Empirical View on Freedom of Assembly since 2011”

My full CV is available upon request.