Institut für den Nahen und Mittleren Osten



Curriculum Vitae


  • 2018: Ahlan Cairo - Arabic Intensive Course: An intensive Arabic course in Cairo for advancing proficiency in MSA and ESA. The Course has been taken during a co-organized and co-supervised university excursion with the Institute for Middle Eastern Studies of the LMU, Munich.
  • Since 2018: GSI LMU, Munich - Political Science and History: This BA serves as a supplementary program to my MA "Near and Middle Eastern Studies" with a special focus on international relations to broaden my political science expertise within MENA regional studies.
  • Since 2017: Institute for the Near and Middle East LMU, MunichMENA Studies MA: My studies focus mainly on Arab and Islamic studies, with a special interest in politics and economics of the MENA region as well as Islamic law, its historical development and modern ramifications in international politics.
  • 2015 - 2016: Arabeya Arabic Language Center, Cairo - Arabic Course: A six months intensive Arabic course with a special focus on MSA and ESA, followed by another six months studies trip through Egypt.
  • 2013 - 2017: Institute for the Near and Middle East LMU, Munich - MENA Studies BA: (Final Grade: 1,4)
    My studies focused mainly on the intellectual history and philosophy of the MENA region with a special interest in Arabic, Persian and Islamic studies. Title of Bachelor Thesis: "Zwischen Philosophie und Theosophie: Suhrawardī al-Maqtūls Bezug zur Tradition in seiner Hikmat al-Išrāq." (Grade: 1.0)
  • 2013: Schools in Bochum and Gilching, Germany - German "Abitur" (Final Grade: 1,7)
    Mathematics, German, History, English, Music

Professional experience

  • Since Jul. 2019: Research Assistant
    Communities of Knowledge: Interreligious Networks in Ibn Abi Usaybia's History of the Physicians
    LMU, Munich
  • Since May 2019: Researcher
    The Eye of the Sky / The Eye on Palestine
    Qattan Foundation, London
  • 2018 - 2019: Intern
    German Federal Foreign Office
    German Embassy, Abu Dhabi
  • 2017 - 2018: Research Assistant
    Ptolemaeus Arabus et Latinus Project
    Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities, Munich
  • Since 2017: Visitor's Guide
    Jewish Museum, Munich
  • 2014 - 2015: Student Assistant
    Commission for Semitic Languages
    Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities, Munich
  • 2014: Student Assistant
    VI. Conference of the International Society for Arabic Papyrology (ISAP)
    Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities, Munich

Selected Publications

Social Projects


  • German: Native Speaker
  • English: Fluent
  • Arabic MSA: Advanced
  • Arabic ECA: Intermediate
  • French: B1
  • Farsi: A2
  • Latin: "Großes Latinum" - Advanced proficiency Certificate - continuous use during university studies

Software Skills

  • Advanced: Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Adobe Acrobat, corresponding online Applications
  • Intermediate: Excel, Adobe LightRoom
  • Basic: R, LaTeX, GitHub