Infrastructure: CESSDA ERIC
Affiliation: GESIS – Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences
SERISS input:

Task Leader – Task 4.4


2008 – now: Head of the Research Data Center International Survey Programmes at GESIS
Oct. 2008 – Jul. 2012: Acting Head of the Department Data Archive for the Social Sciences
2007: completed doctoral thesis on the effect of ‘individualization’ on attitudes towards political participation
2004 – now: employed at GESIS as Researcher
1996 – 2004: Researcher at ‘Institut für Angewandte Sozialforschung’ and/or at ‘Zentralarchiv für empirische Sozialforschung der Universität zu Köln’.
1989 – 1996: Studies of Economics and Social Sciences at University of Cologne, degree ‘Diplom’.

Professional Offices

  • Co-Convenor of the ISSP Methods Group on Demography
  • Member of the Executive Committee of the European Values Study (EVS)
  • Archiving Advisor to the CERES Board
  • Member of the Board of Directors of CESSDA AS