horstmann 350x235   Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict (IFHV)
Ruhr University Bochum (RUB)
Bochumer Fenster, 4th floor
Massenbergstraße 9 B
44787 Bochum

Room 4.48
Tel.: +49 (0)234-32 21662
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Project: The WorldRiskReport- risk analysis for extreme natural events. The mixture of exposition and vulnerability for 171 countries.  A cooperation with the "Bündnis Entwicklung Hilft"

Humanitarian assistance
Risk analysis for natural disasters
Disaster prevention and preparedness

09/2015 - 01/2017 NOHA Joint Master’s Program (M.A.) in International Humanitarian Action, Erasmus Mundus Program, Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict (Bochum, Germany) and Universidad de Deusto (Bilbao, Spain).           
Thesis: LRRD in protracted crises with the case study of South Sudan
08/2011 - 07/2014 Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Liberal Arts and Sciences, University College Maastricht (The Netherlands).
Capstone: Syrian refugee children in Jordanian refugee camps
09/2013 - 01/2014 Semester abroad, Boğaziçi University (Istanbul, Turkey)
09/2012- 04/2013 Delegate for United Netherlands, Academic Honors Program to the United Nations and multilateral diplomacy, Radboud University Nijmegen, Oxford and Harvard (The Netherlands, UK, USA)
06/2010 A-levels (Abitur), Ursulinenschule Bornheim Hersel (Germany)
07/2007 - 09/2007 Exchange student, John Paul College (Brisbane, Australia)

08/2017- Today Research Associate and PhD Student, Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict (Bochum, Germany)
02/2017- 06/2017 Junior Expert for Program Coordination, Welthungerhilfe (Zwedru, Liberia)
11/2016- 01/2017 Student assistant, Humanitarian Directorate, Welthungerhilfe (Bonn, Germany)
08/2016-11/2016 Intern, Humanitarian Assistance Team, Welthungerhilfe (Bonn, Germany)
01/2015- 07/2015 Intern, Deutsche Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) (Phnom Penh, Cambodia)
07/2012- 08/2012 Volunteer, NGO Maventy (Anivorano du Nord, Madagascar)
02/2011- 06/2011 Intern, UNICEF (Cologne, Germany)
09/2010- 10/2010 Intern, Axel Voss, Member of the European Parliament (Bonn, Germany; Brussels, Belgium)

08/2017 Actors and Organizations in Humanitarian Action, IFHV Summer School (Bochum, Germany)
10/2016- 01/2017 Management Tutor, NOHA Master in International Humanitarian Action (Bochum, Germany)

2013 Outstanding delegate during Model United Nations, Harvard University  

2007 Angela Price for outstanding social dedication, Ursulinenschule, Bornheim Hersel

German (native)
English (C2)
Spanish (C1)
French (A2)
Turkish (A1)
Khmer (A1)