Claudia was born in Hildesheim in 1993. She completed her bachelor degree at the University of Mannheim. During her bachelor studies, she worked not only as a student research assistant at the chair of Economic History of Prof. Streb but also as a student teaching assistant of Prof. Böcherer at the Department of Business Mathematics. Furthermore, she spent one semester abroad at the Toulouse School of Economics, where her research interests especially in the field of statistics and econometrics increased. In her free time she enjoys playing the cello and the clarinet and she participates in several symphonic orchestras including the University Symphonic Orchestra of Mannheim.