Curriculum Vitae

Ph.D Economics (Dr. oec., summa cum laude), 2007, University of Hohenheim, Germany
Thesis title: “Rationality concepts in environmental valuation”
M.A. Economics 2000, State University of New York at Albany
Diploma Geoecology 1998, University of Bayreuth, Germany
Fields of Interest
  • Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
  • Behavioral and Psychological Economics
  • Ecological-Economic Modelling
Professional background
Since December 2011 Professor for Environmental Economics at the University of Koblenz-
Landau, Campus Landau, Germany
October 2010 –
November 2011
Interim professor for Environmental Economics at the University of
Koblenz-Landau, Campus Landau, Germany
October 2001 –
September 2010
Academic assistant (teaching and research) at the department of
economics, especially environmental economics, regulatory and
consumer policy at the University of Hohenheim, Germany
January – May
Adjunct professor in economics at Siena College, Loudonville, NY,
September 2000
– August 2001
Consultant at the New York State Department of Economic
Development (Empire State Development) in Albany, NY and New
York, NY, USA