2016/2017 The Getty Residency 
Research project Object in Flux funded by the Getty Foundation at the Getty Conservation Institute, Los Angeles

2015 Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin
Research project Conservation and Contingency, research group Art and Knowledge (Prof. Sven Dupré)

2013/2015 Bard Graduate Center, New York and Museum of Modern Art, New York
Research project Fluxus Matters,  2014-2015 partially in cooperation with The Museum of Modern Art, New York, The Gilbert and Lila Silverman Collection Archive

 2009/2013 University of Amsterdam
Collaborative research project New Strategies for the Conservation of Contemporary Art, funded by The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research NWO

2010/2011 Netherlands Media Art Institute (NIMk) Amsterdam
Researcher on the project Obsolete Equipment by PACKED, in cooperation with MuHKA, S.M.A.K., Kröller-Müller Museum and Stedelijk Museum

2009/2011 The Courtauld Institute of Art London
Research Forum Participant on the project The Material Life of Things

1999  Cologne University of Applied Sciences, German Foreign Ministry
Researcher on the German Apsara Conservation Project GACP in Cambodia