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Curriculum Vitae

Education

2013 – 2017: PhD student in Psychology at the University of Zurich

2007 – 2012: Diploma studies in Psychology at the Saarland University, Germany

2007: Abitur (University entrance certificate) at the Warndtgymnasium, Voelklingen, Germany

Work experience

Since July 2018: Senior teaching and research assistant at the Department of Psychology at the University of Zurich, Section of Personality and Assessment

Since April 2018: Postdoctoral researcher in the SNSF project „The Foundations of a Good Life - Studies on the Advancement of Character Research“

06/2017 – 06/2018: Postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Psychology at the University of Zurich, Section of Personality and Assessment

08/2016 – 01/2019: Assistant in the module 07 "Persönlichkeit und Differentielle Psychologie" [Personality and Differential Psychology], Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Swiss Distance Learning University

08/2013 – 07/2015: Online Learning and Training (OLAT) assistant of the lectures "Persönlichkeitspsychologie" [Personality psychology] and "Psychologische Diagnostik" [Psychological assessment] at the Department of Psychology at the University of Zurich, Section of Personality and Assessment

11/2012 – 05/2017: Teaching and Research Assistant at the Department of Psychology at the University of Zurich, Section of Personality and Assessment

05/2012 – 10/2015: Secretary at the Department of Psychology at the University of Zurich, Section of Personality and Assessment

04/2009 – 12/2011: Research student assistant at the Department of Psychology at the at the Saarland University, Section of the Development of Language, Learning, and Action

Member of Editorial Boards

  • Current Psychology (2018-)
  • European Journal of Psychological Assessment (2018-)
  • HUMOR: International Journal of Humor Studies (consulting editor) (2018-)
  • Frontiers in Applied Mathematics and Statistics and Frontiers in Psychology, Section Quantitative Psychology and Measurement (Review Editor) (2018-)
  • Personality and Individual Differences (2019-)

Ad-hoc reviewer for

Memberships

International Society for Humor Studies (ISHS)

European Association of Psychological Assessment (EAPA)

Swiss Positive Psychology Association (SWIPPA)

Association for Psychological Science (APS)

International Positive Psychology Association (IPPA)

International Society for the Study of Individual Differences (ISSID)

Society for the Teaching of Psychology (STP)

Chartered membership (CPsychol) of the British Psychological Society (BPS)

Awards

  •  14th Master and Doctorate Congress (MaDoKo) of the Department of Psychology, University of Zurich: 3rd poster award in the category “Doctorate"
  • 28th International Society for Humor Studies (ISHS) Conference: Don and Alleen Nilsen Young Scholars (DANYS) Award
  • 13th Master and Doctorate Congress (MaDoKo): 1st poster prize in the category “Doctorate”
  • 12th European Conference on Psychological Assessment (ECPA12): “Best Poster of a Young Scholar” und “Best Poster Award”
  • 13th International Summer School and Symposium on Humour and Laughter: Theory, Research and Applications: Best symposium presentation 2013