Daniel Schumann, M.A.

Daniel Schumann is a sociologist and studied in Tübingen, Freiburg im Breisgau and Lima, Peru. Since August 2019, he works as a research associate in the BMBF-funded project “Schlözer Programm Lehrer*innenbildung” in an area concerning diversity in German teacher education. In this context, his research focuses on constructions of difference and diversity in school textbooks as well as on educational concepts of political didactics at the university.

From October 2020 to September 2021, Daniel Schumann is doctoral representative for the Faculty of Social Sciences.

His main research interests are:

  • Diversity in Teacher Education
  • Education, Coloniality and Social inequalities
  • Sociology of Knowledge
  • Discourse Analysis and Textbook Research
  • Qualitative Research, esp. reconstructive perspectives

Curriculum Vitae


Göttingen Diversity Research Institute