Professor of European Integration and Politics at the University of Osnabrück; previously at Salzburg University; Ph.D. in Political Science from New York University (1996); MAs in Political Science and Public Administration (1990/1) from the Pennsylvania State University and Postdocs at the Erasmus University (Rotterdam) and the European University Institute (Florence); working on issues of Governance in the European Union, specialising on aspects of EU environmental policy.
Selected Publications: together with A. Jordan eds. Innovation in Environmental Policy? Integrating the Environment for Sustainability (2008); Environmental Policy. In: H. Wallace, M. Pollack and A. Young eds. Policy Making in the European Union (2009); together with C. Sprungk: The Myth of a Green Europe. In: Journal of Common Market Studies, 1/48, (2010); together with H. Jörgens and D. Liefferink eds. Understanding Environmental Policy Convergence (2013).