Educational background

October 2017 – present Universität Duisburg-Essen, PhD candidate
Dissertation topic: “Transplanting Institutions across Borders: Economic Development Zones in the Far East”
October 2013 – September 2015
Universität Duisburg-Essen, MA Contemporary East Asian Studies
MA Thesis: “Political risk analysis for logistics MNCs in China: an application of the Political Bargaining Model”
September 2008 — August 2013
Vladivostok State University of Economics,
Diplom in International Relations, Interpreting (double major)

Research interests

Institutional transfer and transformation
China’s economic miracle
Development of the Russian Far East
Special Economic Zones

Affiliations

Universität Duisburg-Essen, research assistant at the Institute of East Asian Studies
Far Eastern Center of Regional Studies, deputy director
Deutsch-Chinesische Wirtschaftsvereinigung, e.V.