Göttingen Diversity Research Institute

Institute

Areas of Work

Director of the Institute
Professor Andrea D. Bührmann is the Director of the Diversity Research Institute.

Chair: Sociology of diversity
Professor Andrea D. Bührmann is professor for the sociology of diversity. Since April 2017, Dr. Astrid Biele Mefebue is Acting Professor for the sociology of Diversity.


  • Student assistant: Lisa Brünig



Administration and strategic development


  • Coordinator: Elena V. Buck
  • Research staff: Elena V. Buck, Nelly C. Schubert
  • Administrative staff: Jutta Grimm
  • Student assistant: Björn Schneider



Teaching and fundamental research


  • Coordinator: Ulrike Thiele-Manjali
  • Research staff: Ulrike Thiele-Manjali
  • Other staff: Kristina Schneider
  • Student assistant: Björn Schneider



Applied research and consultancy


  • Coordinator: Dr. Doreen Müller
  • Research staff: Isabel Dean, Dr. Doreen Müller



Third-party funded projects


  • Research staff: Elena Buck, Dr. Yvonne Franke, Marian Laubner, Ksenia Meshkova, S. Annette Witherspoon
  • Administrative staff: Maia Veleva
  • Student assistants: Luisa Heidorn, Wonderful W. Odita, Lisa Matalla



(July 2018)