Mag.rer.soc.oec., Sociology, International Development, Gender Studies, University of Vienna, research fellowship at the University of Mumbai
Master of Development Evaluation and Management, Institute of Development Policy and Management, University of Antwerp
2005: Leader of research project about sustainable reconstruction in Sri Lanka
2006 - 2008: Program manager, NorthSouthDialogue of Parliaments, reconstruction project in Sri Lanka, Austrian North-South Institute for Development Cooperation
2008 - 2009: Master program in Antwerp
2009 - 2010: Policy analyst, Policy Coherence for Development, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Since 2011 Gender expert at the VIDC and since end of 2013 working again in the program NorthSouthDialogue of Parliaments.