Foundations and dynamics of institutional systems, behavioural foundations of collective action, European Union politics, comparative judicial politics, European judicial integration.
- 1997, B.A. Cum Laude, Political Science, St. Mary’s College of Maryland.
- 1998, MSc. with distinction, European Politics and Policy, London School of Economics.
- Expected 2004, D.Phil. Political Science, Nuffield College, University of Oxford.
- 2003-2004: Research Fellow Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods.