Dominik Brenner holds a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science with a minor in History from the University of Freiburg (Germany) and a Master's Degree in Political Science with a Specialisation in Political Economy from Central European University.
In 2014, he joined the Political Science Department at the University of Freiburg as a Student Assistant for the Chair of Multi-Level Governance.
As of 2016, Dominik Brenner is a PhD Candidate at the Doctoral School. He is affiliated with the Political Economy track and holds the student chair of the Political Economy Research Group (PERG) at CEU for the academic year 2017-18. In 2018, Dominik was also visiting scholar at McDaniel College Budapest where he taught a class on "Research Design and Methods" with a focus on quantitative reasoning.
His major interests include the Political Economy of Finance, the Political Economy of the EU, current approaches in Comparative Capitalism, and computational social science methods.