Janek is a Pre-Doc at Immigration Policy Lab at ETH Zurich. He is mainly working on a project that investigates the impact of a mental health program for refugees and asylum seekers. The interdisciplinary project team studies the effects of the program on psychological, health, integration and economic outcomes. Janek is broadly interested in policy evaluations and quantitative methods for implementing them. He obtained his master degree in Comparative and International Studies at ETH Zurich in 2022. Prior to joining the Immigration Policy Lab, he spent several months working in Niamey (Niger) conducting research and data analysis for development, humanitarian and peace-building projects.