Felix is a Ph.D. candidate in Sociology at the Institut Polytechnique de Paris under the supervision of Étienne Ollion. He holds an M.Sc. in Computational Social Science from Linköping Universitet and a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Regensburg. His research interest centers around political polarization and its underlying processes which he studies using large-scale (social) media data and a diverse set of computational methods.
In the recent years, he has also co-organized the Summer Institute for Computational Social Science (SICSS) at IP Paris.
He is currently visiting the Worldview Lab at Duke University.