Education

  • Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany - 2015
    Habilitation in Business Ethics, Title: A New Understanding of Economic Behavior, Organizations and Regulation: Foundations, Options and Challenges, Advisors: Prof. Dr. R. Klump and Prof. Dr. G. Minnameier.
  • Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany - 2011
    PhD in Business Ethics and History of Economic Thought, Title: On the Normative and Economic-Ethical Foundations of German Neoliberalism, Advisors: Prof. Dr. R. Klump and Prof. Dr. Dres. h.c. B. Schefold.
  • University of Bayreuth, Bayreuth, Germany - 2007
    Master of Arts in Philosophy and Economics, Title: Confucian Business Ethics, Advisor: Prof. Dr. R. Schüßler.
  • University of Bayreuth, Bayreuth, Germany - 2004
    Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Economics, Title: Karl. R. Popper's Open Society and Its Enemies, Advisor: Prof. Dr. R. Hegselmann.
  • Professional Experience

    • Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX - 08/2016 - Present
      Research Fellow - Murdough Center for Engineering Professionalism/National Institute for Engineering Ethics and Climate Science Center - Research Projects: 1. Political Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and multi-stakeholder governance networks; 2. Big data ethics and information privacy; and 3. Climate ethics.
    • Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany - 12/2015 - 08/2016
      Research Fellow/Privatdozent, Cluster of Excellence, The Formation of Normative Orders and Centre for Business Ethics - Research Project: The Equator Principles Framework and (Political) Corporate Social Responsibility.
    • Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA - 02/2015 - 05/2015
      Visiting Researcher, Tepper School of Business.
    • York University, Toronto, ON - 07/2013 - 11/2013
      Visiting Researcher, Osgoode Hall Law School.
    • Beijing University, Beijing, China - 11/2012 - 12/2012
      Visiting Researcher, Institute of Foreign Philosophy.
    • University of Toronto, Toronto, ON - 01/2012 - 05/2012
      Visiting Researcher, Centre for Ethics.
    • Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany - 07/2011 - 12/2015
      Postdoc/Habilitand, Cluster of Excellence The Formation of Normative Orders and Centre for Business Ethics - Research Project: Self-Interest vs. the Common Good: On a Central Issue in Economic Ethics.
    • Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany - 07/2008 - 07/2011
      Research Assistant/PhD-Student, Cluster of Excellence The Formation of Normative Orders and Chair of Economic Development and Integration - Research Project: Genesis of Norms in Economic Sciences.
    • Additional Information

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