Short C.V.

Since 1/3/2017
Elise Richter Fellow (FWF), University of Vienna

09/2016 – 06/2017
Senior Research Fellow & Principal investigator
Department of Political Science, University of Vienna
Project: CODE IT! Understanding vaccination policy with citizen science (Austrian Science Fund, FWF, TCS 14).

2013 – 2016
Lise Meitner Research Fellow
Department of Political Science, University of Vienna
Project: Immunization politicized: the governance of cervical cancer prevention
(Austrian Science Fund, FWF M1477).

02/2010 – 02/2013
Assistant Professor
Institute of Health Policy and Management (iBMG), Department of Health Care Governance, Erasmus University Rotterdam

01/2009 – 09/2009
Senior Researcher
Interdisciplinary Center for Comparative Research (ICCR), Vienna
Research Activities on EU-funded Projects: MoniQA Network of Excellence (EU FP6); HealthGovMatters (EU FP7)

09/2004 – 10/2008
PhD Research
Amsterdam School for Social Science Research, Department of Political Science, University of Amsterdam
Thesis Title: Food Safety: A Matter of Taste? Food Safety Policy in England, Germany, the Netherlands, and at the Level of the European Union
(Funded by the Netherlands Research Fund, NWO)

09/2006 – 12/2006
Junior Research Fellowship
Center for the Study of Globalisation and Regionalisation GARNET (EU Sixth Framework Program)

10/2003 – 03/2004
Directorate General Education and Culture, Communication Unit C4, European Commission

09/2002 – 09/2003
MA Ideology and Discourse Analysis
University of Essex, United Kingdom

09/2000 – 06/2003
BA Politics and International Relations
University of Essex, United Kingdom

08/1998 – 06/1999
International Studies Program (OSP)
Tel Aviv University, Israel


National Science Foundation (NSF) (2016)
Journal for Environmental Policy and Planning (2011 – 2016) Österreichische Nationalbank (ÖNB) (2017)
Politische Vierteljahresschrift (PVS) (2017)
Social Science & Medicine (2016)
Critical Policy Studies (-2013)
Bestuurskunde (-2014)
Science as Culture (2011)
Cogent Social Sciences (Open Access) (2016)


Research Grants

03/2017 – 2/2021
Elise Richter Fellowship

09/2016 – 02/2017
Top Citizen Science Project
Project: Understanding vaccination policy with citizen science
(Austrian Science Fund, FWF, TCS 14)

03/2013 – 07/2016
Lise Meitner Fellowship
FWF M1477 – G22

04/2013 – 10/2014
ZonMW Grant
Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development
Toezicht op Wet Medisch-wetenschappelijk Onderzoek met mensen (WMO): onderzoek naar effecten en knelpunten in het toezicht op klinisch onderzoek
(transferred to Co-Applicant Samantha Adams in favour of Lise Meitner Fellowship; involvement as Member of Supervisory Committee)

08/2012 – 02/2013
Rotterdam Global Health Initiative Research Grant (Erasmus University Rotterdam)
Project: Unpacking Informed Consent in Tuberculosis control
With Julia Quartz and Bernike Pasveer (Maastricht)