Professional Experiences

Since 04/2019

Principal Investigator (DFG Research Fund):
Identification and Estimation of DSGE models:
Skewness matters

Institute for Econometrics and Economic Statistics
University of Münster 
10/2017 - 09/2018
Full Professor in Econometrics
Temporary position (W3)
Institute for Econometrics and Economic Statistics
University of Münster 
11/2015 - 06/2017  Postdoc
Econometrics and Statistics
TU Dortmund
05/2015 - 07/2015 PhD Trainee
Fiscal Policies Division
European Central Bank
06/2012 - 10/2015 Research Associate
Institute for Econometrics and Economic Statistics
University of Münster 
Referee Experience
Computational Statististcs and Data Analysis
Economic Modelling
Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control
The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics
Memberships
CFEnetwork, Deutscher Hochschulverband, Deutsche Statistische Gesellschaft, Econometric Society, Verein für Socialpolitik

Research Collaborations

Since 03/2019 Member of Dynare Team
Dynare Commit
Since 10/2018 Research Fellow
Center for Quantitative Economics
University of Münster 
11/2015 - 06/2017
Research Fellow
Sonderforschungsbereich 823: Statistical modelling of nonlinear dynamic processes
Project A4: Asset pricing and macroeconomic allocations under aggregate risk
TU Dortmund
06/2012 - 10/2015 Research Associate
Center for Quantitative Economics
University of Münster 

 

University Education

11/2015

PhD in Economics (Dr. rer. pol.)
University of Münster
Committee: Prof. Dr. Mark Trede (Supervisor), Prof. Dr. Bernd Kempa, Prof. Dr. Nicole Branger
Dissertation: Local identification of nonlinear and non-Gaussian DSGE models
Awarded as the best dissertation of the academic year by the economics department of the University Münster
04/2012 Master of Science in Economics (M.Sc.)
University of Münster
Master thesis: Analyse, Lösung und Schätzung von DSGE Modellen: Ein Vergleich der Methoden
Best student award
09/2009 Bachelor of Science in Economics (B.Sc.)
University of Bonn
Bachelor thesis: Finanzökonomische Aspekte des Wirtschaftswachstums

Teaching Experiences

Lecturer
Bayesian Econometrics and MCMC (Master and PhD level)
DSGE Models (Master level)
Econometrics (Bachelor level)
General Method of Moments (GMM), Indirect Inference and Bootstrap (Master level)
Introduction to R (Master level)
Macroeconomics (Bachelor and PhD level)
Macroeconometrics (Master and PhD level)
Multivariate Time Series Analysis (Master level)
Sampling techniques (Master level)
Statistics (Bachelor level)