PhD Alumni

Dr. Regina Arant (née Kuhl)
Jacobs University Bremen, Research project on social cohesion funded by the Bertelsmann Foundation
Research Associate
Dr. Vera Axyonova
Justus Liebig University Giessen, Institute of Political Science
Postdoctoral Researcher and Assistant Professor
Prof. Dr. Can Aybek
University of Toronto
Hannah Arendt Visiting Professor in German and European Studies
Dr. Anne-Luise Baumann
Federal Government Commissioner for Migration, Refugees and Integration, Federal Chancellery, Berlin
Policy Advisor
Dr. Catherine Blair
Head of European Social Fund Division, Department for Work and Pensions
Deputy Director
Dr. Liubov Borisova
Department of Sociology, Uppsala University
Postdoctoral Researcher
Dr. Stefanie Börner
University of Magdeburg, Institute for Sociology
Junior Professor
Dr. Benjamin Brast
Technical University of Munich
Junior Science Manager
Dr. Nate Breznau
University of Mannheim, Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES)
Postdoctoral Fellow
Dr. Sebastian Büttner
Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU), Institute of Sociology
Assistant Lecturer
Dr. Evgenia Bystrov
Institute of Sociology, Christian-Albrechts University of Kiel
Dr. Kristin Carls
University of Göttingen, Institut für Soziologie
Research Associate
Dr. Cetin Celik
Koc University, Department of Sociology and MIREKOC (Migration Research Center, Koc University)
Assistant Professor
Dr. Charlotte Dany
Goethe-University Frankfurt
Postdoctoral Researcher
Henning Deters
Institute for European Integration Research (EIF), University of Vienna
Assistant Professor
Dr. Dörte Dinger
Head of Parliament and Cabinet Division, Federal Foreign Office, Berlin

Dr. Andreas Etling
Institut Arbeit und Wirtschaft (IAW) , Bremen
Research Associate
Dr. Austin Ezejiofor
Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Department of Philosophy, Nigeria
Dr. Sina Farzin
University of Hamburg
Junior Professor
Dr. Flora Ferati-Sachsenmaier
Institute of Sociology, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Dr. Björn Fleischer
Ministry for Internal and Local Affairs of North Rhine Westphalia, Düsseldorf
Policy Advisor
Prof. Dr. Dawid Friedrich
Centre for the Study of Democracy, Leuphana University Lüneburg
Professor for International Relations
Dr. Lorraine Frisina Doetter
University of Bremen, Center for Social Policy (Socium)
Dr. Julia Gieseler
University of Bremen
Personal Assistant to the Rector
Dr. Ralf Götze
National Association of Statutory Health Insurance Funds
Head of Section for Fundamental Issues and Benefits Assistance
Dr. Alexander Haarmann
Bundeszentrale für gesundheitliche Aufklärung (BZgA)/ Federal Centre for Health Education
Scientific officer
Dr. Kristina Hahn
Headquarters, Leibniz Association
Scientific Officer
Dr. Tine Hanrieder
Berlin Social Science Center, Global Governance Research Unit
Research Fellow
Dr. Florian Hertel
Chair for Sociology-Methods of empirical Sociology, University Hamburg
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Dr. Jan-Ocko Heuer
University of Bremen
Dr. Elizabeth Hirata
TTS Gmbh, Heidelberg
Talent Management Consultant
Karina Hoekstra-Wibowo
Institut für Soziologie, Leibniz Universität Hannover
Research Associate
Anna Hokema
SOCIUM, University of Bremen
Research Associate
Dr. Daniel Horn
HelpAge International, London
Economic Advisor — Social Protection Policy
Dr. Sebastian Huster
Ministry of Science and Culture, State of Lower Saxony
Head of Division, Engineering Sciences and Knowledge Transfer
Dr. Ilze Ievina

parental leave
Dr. Dong-Ho Jang
Namseoul University, Department of Social Welfare
Associate Professor
Dr. Jan-Hendrik Kamlage
Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities, Essen (KWI)
Project Manager
Dr. Rose Keller
Denali National Park, United States' National Park Service, Alaska
Chief Social Scientist
Dr. Juliane Klein
Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Personal Assistant to the Dean
Dr. Marzena Kloka-Kohnen
State Chancellery of North Rhine-Westphalia
Policy Officer
Dr. Metin Kodalak
University of Aegean
Postdoctoral Researcher
Prof. Dr. Bettina Kohlrausch
Soziologisches Forschungsinstitut (SOFI), University of Göttingen
Research Associate
Dr. Michail Kokkoris
University of Cologne, Institute for Sociology and Social Psychology
Postdoctoral Researcher and Lecturer
Dr. Stephan Köppe
UCD School of Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice
Assistant Professor in Social Policy
Leman Korkmaz
Baskent University, Ankara
Dr. Daniela Kroos
InterVal Research and Consultancy
Senior Researcher
Dr. Iryna Kyzyma
Centre for European Economic Research, ZEW Mannheim
Postdoc / Research Associate
Dr. Elma Laguna
University of the Philippines, College of Social Sciences and Philosophy, Population Institute
Assistant Professor
Dr. Mandi Larsen
Jacobs University Bremen
Coordinator of the Methods Center
Dr. Lena Laube
Universität Bonn, Forum Internationale Wissenschaft
Managing Director
Dr. Philipp Lersch
University of Cologne, Institute for Sociology and Social Psychology
Postdoctoral Researcher
Prof. Dr. Kathrin Leuze
Leibniz Universität Hannover
Professor of Education Sociology
Dr. Alexa Meyer-Hamme
Bertelsmann Stiftung
Project Manager
Anna Noack
Bertelsmann Stiftung
Project Manager
Dr. Judith Offerhaus
University of Cologne, Institute for Sociology and Social Psychology
Postdoctoral researcher
Dr. Christoph Ossege
European Central Bank, Frankfurt
Supervisor / Secretariat Official
Dr. Christopher Paun

Freelance Journalist
Dr. Jonas Pieper
German Association for Public and Private Welfare, Berlin
Policy Officer
Dr. Ania Plomien
Gender Institute, London School of Economics
Assistant Professor in Gender and Social Science
Dr. Elisabeth Reichart
Leibniz Centre for Lifelong Learning, German Institute for Adult Education
Research Associate
Dr. Thomas Richter
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies, Institute of Middle East Studies
Senior Research Fellow
Dr. Barbara Rinken
Hochschule Bremen
Research Associate
Dr. Meike Rodekamp
German Council of Science and Humanities (Wissenschaftsrat)
Policy Advisor
Prof. Dr. Christof Roos
Vrije University of Brussels, Institute for European Studies
Research Professor Migration and Diversity
Dr. Patrick Sachweh
Goethe University Frankfurt
Research Associate and Lecturer
Dr. Andrea Schapper
University of Stirling
Lecturer in International Politics (permanent- tenure track)
Dr. Alexander Schellinger
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Berlin
Policy Analyst on European economic and social policy
Dr. Henning Schmidtke
Technische Universität München
Postdoctoral Researcher
Margret Aenne Schoop
Jacobs University Bremen
Executive Education Coordinator
Dr. Björn Schreinermacher
AGFW | Der Energieeffizienzverband für Wärme, Kälte und KWK e. V.
Consultant for Energy Economics and Policy
Dr. Claudia Schüller (née Hippel)
University of Vechta
Personal Assistant to the Vice-President for Teaching and Academic Affairs
Dr. Maike Schulz
University of Bremen, Institute for Public Health and Nursing Research
Research Associate
Dr. Reinhard Schunck
Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences (Gesis)
Head of Team Knowledge Transfer & Scientific coordinator of the GESIS Spring Seminar
Dr. Maor Shani
National Authority for Measurement and Evaluation in Education, Israel
Dr. Ines Spieler (née Janke)
Klinikum Nürnberg Medical School
Director of Studies
Prof. Dr. Susanne Strauß
University of Konstanz
Professor of Sociology
Dr. Christopher Swader
Lund University, Division of Sociology
Associate Senior Lecturer
Dr. Susanne Tönsmann
University Konstanz
Research Support
Dr. Ekaterina Uglanova
University of Hamburg
Postdoctoral Researcher
Dr. Jolanda van der Noll
FernUniversität in Hagen, Department of Community Psychology
Postdoctoral Researcher and Lecturer
Dr. Marieke Christina van Egmond
FernUniversität in Hagen, Chair of Community Psychology
Postdoctoral Researcher
Dr. Volha Vysotskaya
University of Luxemburg
Research Associate
Dr. Philine Weyrauch-Herrmann
Université Populaire / Volkshochschule PAMINA
Dr. Nina Wichmann
Goethe Institut Nairobi
Dr. Irina Wiegand
SOCIUM, University of Bremen
Coordinator of Welfare Societies and Program Manager of the Social Policy Master
Dr. Jenni Winterhagen
Senior Consultant
Dr. Nils Witte
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Postdoc / Research Associate
Dr. Natascha Zaun
Oxford University, Refugee Studies Centre at Oxford Department of International Development
Junior Research Fellow (Postdoc) in Global Refugee Policies
Annabell Zentarra
German Research Foundation (DFG)
Programme Officer
Dr. Chenjian Zhang
University of Bath, School of Management
Lecturer in Strategy & Entrepreneurship