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Curriculum vitae

Since December 2021 Juniorprofessor at the University of Cologne, Professor of Sustainable Finance at the Centre for Financial Research Cologne (CFR)
December 2020 - December 2021 Research Assistant/Postdoc at the Business School's Chair of Sustainable Finance, Universität Kassel
Dezember 2020 Dissertation Dr. rer. pol. at Universität Kassel (Topic: On the presence of sustainability in capital markets, PhD supervisor: Prof. Dr. Christian Klein)
October 2015 - December 2020 Research Assistant/Doctoral Student at the Business School's Chair of Sustainable Finance, Universität Kassel
April 2013 - September 2015 Master's degree in Industrial Engineering at the Universität Kassel with a focus on: financial markets and plastics technology
October 2008 – December 2012 Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering (Diplom 1) at the Universität Kassel with a focus on: Ecological business and environmental technology


Main research

  • Sustainable Finance
  • Empirical Capital Market Research

Scientific Publications

  • Green Bonds: Emittenten und Additionalität auf dem Prüfstand
    in: Greening Finance, 2018, S. 187-201, (mit C. Klein und A. Schneeweiß)

  • Sustainable and conventional mutual funds: Do they really differ?
    in: Corporate Finance, Vol. 3-4 (2017), S. 86-89, (mit C. Klein und B. Zwergel)


  • Sustainable Finance 3.0: The Effectiveness of Impact Investments (SF 3.0)
  • Investment Funds for low-carbon Infrastructure (IF)
  • Climate Reporting as an Instrument for CO2 Reduction (CRed)
  • „Climate Mitigation Fund 2.0“ (CMF)- Concept development for a climate fund for the city of Frankfurt a. M.