Education

 

10.2011-07.2012

 

Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice
University of Southampton

 

10.2006-08.2010

 

Ph.D. studies in Economic Geography, University of Cambridge, St John's College
Gates Scholar

 

30.07.-04.08.2006

 

 

Summer school "POLNET International Summer School on the Analysis of Political and Managerial Networks". University of Konstanz, Germany

 

10.2003-03.2006

 

 

Master programme (Diplomstudium) in Sociology,
Department of Educational Science and Sociology, University of Salzburg
Master degree (Mag.phil.) with distinction
All courses, examinations and master thesis marked Sehr Gut (= excellent)

 

10.2000-07.2005

 

 

Master programme (Diplomstudium) in Geography,
Department of Geography, Geology, and Mineralogy, University of Salzburg
Master degree (Mag.rer.nat.) with distinction
All diploma examinations and master thesis marked Sehr Gut (= excellent)

 

08.2005-12.2005

 

 

Visiting graduate student (Joint Study scholarship) at Duke University Graduate School,
Department of Sociology, Durham, USA

Social Capital Research Group of Professor Nan Lin
(three graduate courses; grade point average: 4.0)

 

02.-05.2004

 

 

Course "Building a Business", Oxford Science Enterprise Centre,
Said Business School, Oxford University

 

09.2003-07.2004

 

 

Stay abroad (Erasmus scholarship) at Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, UK,
Diploma in Advanced Study: courses in Sociology, Business Studies, and Philosophy
(eight courses; grade point average: 3.9)

 

07.2003

 

 

Summer school "Poland Today 2003" Department of Political Science, University of Warsaw, Poland

 

08.2002

 

 

Summer school "Urban Change in a Network Society", International Helsinki Summer School 2002,Finland

 

10.2000-06.2002

 

 

Courses in Mathematics, Department of Mathematics, University of Salzburg