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Department of Statistics


German Research Foundation

Network Inference: Nonparametric estimation, bootstrap, and model diagnostics in sparse graphon models with vertex attributes

DFG research grant JE 932/3-1 together with Alexander Kreiß (University of Leipzig), 2024-2026.

Funded by the European Union

GADMO: German-Austrian Digital Media Observatory

In cooperation with Deutsche Presse-Agentur (dpa); Agence France-Presse (AFP); Austria Presse Agentur (APA); Correctiv; Austrian Institute of Technology (AIT); Athens Technology Center (ATC).

MERCUR Foundation

NEAR: Narrative Economics Alliance Ruhr

MERCUR project funding together with Prof. Dr. Michael Roos (Ruhr University Bochum), Prof. Dr. Martin Thomas Hibbeln (University of Duisburg-Essen), Prof. Dr. Henrik Müller (TU Dortmund University), Prof. Dr. Torsten Schmidt (Ruhr University Bochum)

Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft

Model diagnostics for count time series

DFG research grant JE 932/1-1 with Christian H. Weiß (HSU Hamburg), 2020-2022.

MERCUR Foundation

Digitale Daten in der sozial- und wirtschaftswissenschaftlichen Forschung

MERCUR individual funding with Thomas K. Bauer (Ruhr University Bochum) and Christoph Hanck (University of Duisburg-Essen); UA-Ruhr professorship for Thomas K. Bauer, 2020-2024.

MERCUR Foundation

Comparative Analysis of dynamic networks

MERCUR project funding with Fabian Beck (University of Duisburg Essen), Roland Fried (TU Dortmund University, Statistics) and Anne Meyer (TU Dortmund University, Logistics), 2020-2024.

Finished Research Projects

Machbarkeitsstudie: Prognose von Investitionen und Exporten mit unkonventionellen Datenquellen as a part of the research project "Big Data in der Makroökonomie", German Federal Ministry of Economics, 2019-2021.

Time Series Modeling of Dynamic Networks, Elite program for Postdocs, Baden-Württemberg-Stiftung, 2016-2019. At the University of Mannheim.