Born 1982 in Kiel. Studies in Medieval and Modern History, Ancient History and Political Science at the University of Kiel. 2006 Master’s degree from the University of Kiel. 2009 PhD from the University of Kiel (Dissertation “The Correspondence between Elector Frederick the Wise of Saxony and the Imperial City Nuremberg“).
2007 to 2009 PhD scholarship awarded by the Gerda Henkel Foundation. 2010 to 2012 archivist (trainee) at the State Archive of North Rhine-Westphalia in Detmold. 2012 to 2013 Manager Corporate History at the BASF archive. Since 2013 archivist at the German Federal Archives.