2012 – cont.: Independent researcher & research partner with the “Working Group Medical Diversity” at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity, Department of Socio-Cultural Diversity in Goettingen, Germany.
2010 – 2011: Postdoc and project head at the Institute for Research Information and Quality Assurance, Bonn (Germany). Project: ‘Peer Review at the German Research Foundation. Researching into Expert Panels: the example of Collaborative Research Centers’
2009 – 2011: Research associate at the Somatechnics Research Centre, Macquarie University, Sydney (Australia). Project: ‘Technologies of Trans*-Citizenship: A South African Case Study’
2006 – 2009: Postdoctoral research fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Halle/Saale (Germany). Research Group: Law, Organization, Science and Technology. Project: ‘Que(e)rying medical and legal discourses of sex and gender in South Africa’
2005 – 2006: Postdoctoral research fellow at the Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology and leading junior scientist in the IMPETUS Project A5, University of Cologne (Germany). Project: ‚Accessibility, Quality and Management of Natural Ressources: Social and Medical Perspectives’
2000 – 2004: Research associate at the Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Cologne (IMPETUS Project)