Cuba

Brief CV

2014 (Feb/March) Visiting Scholar, Columbia University, New York

since 2012 Research Associate and Lecturer at Freie Universität Berlin, Institute for Latin American Studies

2012 Ph.D. in Economics at Freie Universität Berlin

2010 - 2011 Member of the DFG Research Training Group "Between Spaces. Movements, Actors and Representations of Globalisation". Institute for Latin American Studies, Freie Universität Berlin

2007- 2009 Research Associate ("Wisenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter") in the Research Project "Financial Development and Macroeconomic Stabilisation Through Remittances? Potential Benefits and Governance" at Collaborative Research Center 700: Governance in Areas of Limited Statehood. Freie Universität Berlin

2007 Master’s Degree (M.A.) in International and Development Economics at University of Applied Sciences (HTW) Berlin

2004 - 2006 Development Consultant (Freelance)

2003 Diplom (equivalent to a Master’s degree) in Political Science at Freie Universität Berlin

2000 Diplôme du Programme International de Sciences Politiques et Sociales at the Institut d’Etudes Politiques (IEP) de Paris

1998 Vordiplom in Political Science (secondary: sociology, economics), University of Leipzig

 

Scholarships and Awards

2014 scholarship by Freie Universität Berlin (Research Alumni Program) for a visting scholarship at Columbia University, New York

2013 scholarship by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) for a short-term lectureship at Universidad Simeón Cañas, San Salvador, El Salvador

2010 – 2011 Scholarship by the German Research Foundation (DFG) as member of the International Research Training Group “Between Spaces. Movements, Actors and Representations of Globalisation”

2007 Scholarship by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) for writing a Master Thesis at UNDP Morocco