Teaching

I teach substantive classes on democracy, participation and populism as well as methods classes (and workshops) on text analysis, webscraping, computational social science and data journalism. Below, you can find a list of my current, upcoming and past courses. Some of my syllabi and course resources are also available on GitHub. If you are interested in my teaching evaluations, drop me an e-mail.

Current and Upcoming Courses

Past Courses (chronological)

  • COMPTEXT conference, half-day day conference tutorial 2020
  • ECPR Methods Summer School, one week block course 2020
  • University of Zurich, semester-long (spring) 2020
  • University of Lugano, semester-long (spring) 2020
    • Text Analysis and Spatial Data for Economists (with Raphael Parchet), MA level
  • ECPR Methods Winter School, 2 day block course 2020
  • University of Zurich, semester-long (fall) 2019
  • University of Warwick, Q-Step Centre, 1 day Masterclass 2020
  • ECPR Methods Summer School, 1 week block course 2019
  • Zurich Summer School for Women in Political Methodology, 2019
  • University of Zurich, semester-long (spring) 2019
    • Democracy in Crisis? Challenges to democratic systems in Europe, BA level
    • Political Data Journalism, MA level, with Fabrizio Gilardi and Alexandra Kohler
  • European University Institute, 2 day block course 2018
    • Text as Data. Introduction to Quantitative Text Analysis, PhD level, with Sophia Hunger
  • University of Dusseldorf, 4 day block course 2018
    • Populism and Democracy, BA level
  • Zurich Summer School for Women in Political Methodology, 2018
    • Webscraping, half-day, PhD level
  • Goethe University Frankfurt, semester-long 2011
    • Teaching Assistant Quantitative Research Methods, BA level