Between 2015 and 2017, I was coordinating as a leading Program Director in Leipzig the international double degree masters program Global Mass Communication / Journalism in cooperation with the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism (Ohio University, Athens, Ohio USA).

This unique program has been generously funded since 2014 by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). Within the project, together with wonderful colleaques from Leipzig and Ohio i have managed and aquired funding from the DAAD. Fruthermore, as Program Director I was responsible for the conceptual work of the program at the University of Leipzig.

Semester Opening 2016 together with Prof. Dr. Beate Schücking, President at the University of Leipzig (3. f. l.) and Jon J. Magsaysay, Consul for Political and Economical Affairs at the U.S. General Consulate Leipzig (1. f. r.).

Academic Ceremony 2015 together with U.S. – General Consul Scott R. Riedmann (3. f l.) and Uwe Gaul (Secretary of State, Saxon State Ministry of Science and Arts).