2019 – Present

Member of the European Parliament

2016 – Present

Full Professor for International Law and European Law with Public Law at Philipps University Marburg

2015 – 2016

Visiting professor for Public Law at the Free University Berlin


Habilitation (post-doctoral thesis) on "Limits of the German Federal Constitutional Court in the European integration process”

2011 / 2014

Visiting professor at the Law School of the University of Wisconsin, Madison (USA)

2010 – 2015

Assistant Professor at Justus-Liebig University, Giessen


Second State Examination in Law


PhD with a thesis on "Services of general interest in WTO and EU law"

2008 – 2010

Legal clerkship with stations in Frankfurt, Berlin, Tel Aviv and at the Permanent Representation of the Federal Republic of Germany to the United Nations in New York

2005 – 2008

PhD dissertation on "Services of general interest in WTO and EU law” with a scholarship of the Hanns-Seidel-Foundation


First State Examination in Law

2002 – 2003

ERASMUS study visit at University of Warwick (England)

1999 – 2005

Law studies at Justus-Liebig-University, Giessen


Abitur at Liebigschule, Giessen


Birth on 9 October in Lahn-Wetzlar

Philipps University Marburg

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