Below is a selection of recent talks. Please contact me for a complete list.


Changing Doctoral Education? Department of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Sydney, Australia, 23 September 2019.

Projectification of Doctoral Education – Drivers, Implications and Limitations. 2nd International Conference on Graduate Education, Beijing Institute of Technology, China, 9-10 October 2019.

Changes in Funding and their impact on Doctoral Education. Revisiting Doctoral Education Worldwide, Hannover, Germany, 5-6 September 2019.


How PhD advisors and students cope with the creativity-governance nexus. 6th International Academic Identities Conference, Hiroshima University, Japan, 21 September 2018.


Doctoral Supervision as a Professional Practice? Quality in Postgraduate Research (QPR), Adelaide, Australia, 20 April 2016.

De/coupling of formal and activity structures in doctoral education and research. International Doctoral Education Research Network (IDERN), Adelaide, Australia, 19 April 2016 


Intellektuelle Krisenbearbeitung. Sozialisation und Betreuung von Promovierenden als eine professionelle Praxis [Dealing with intellectual crises. Doctoral socialization and supervision as a professional practice]. Public Seminar, Institute for Social Research, Frankfurt University, Germany, 7 December 2015.

Academic Socialization and Supervision as a Professional Practice. Institute for Teaching and Learning, Sydney University, Australia, 29 September 2015.


Sozialisation in die Wissenschaft. Strukturen der Promotionsbetreuung in den Sozialwissenschaften und der Physik [Academic socialisation. The structure of supervision in the social sciences and physics]. International Center for Higher Education Research (INCHER), Kassel University, Germany, 24 June 2014.

Mission Impossible? Promovieren in Drittmittelprojekten [Mission Impossible? Doctorates in the context of funded projects]. German Society for Higher Education Research, Dortmund University, Germany, 25 June 2014.   


Socialization Processes in the Sciences. Kirchhoff Institute for Physics, Heidelberg University, Germany, 2 December 2013.


The Generative Structure of Projects. The Case of Projectification of Research. Ecole Normale Supérieure, Centre de Recherches Historique (EHESS-CNRS), Paris, France, 6.-7. January 2012


The Academic Profession in a Changing Institutional Environment. European Sociological Association, Genève, Switzerland, 7-10 September.

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