Elisabeth is a Ph.D. student at LSU's Manship School of Mass Communication. Her research interests are media history and transatlantic journalism.
She holds an M.A. in International Journalism from City, University of London (2013) and a B.A. in German and English Philology, Literature and Cultural Studies from the University of Heidelberg in Germany (2012). She received both degrees with distinction.
As a journalist and researcher, she has worked for the German Embassy in London, the German-American Chamber of Commerce, The Sunday Times, Nomadic Magazine, UNESCO, and the European Parliament.