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 Programms Lehrer*innenbildung" in an area concerning diversity in German Teacher Education. In this context, his research focuses on constructions of difference and diversity in educational media as well as on concepts of diversity sensibilization in political didactics at the university. In 2021, he coordinated the ENLIGHT project "Equity under pressure" led by Prof. Dr. Andrea D. Bührmann at Göttingen Diversity Research Institute.

Daniel Schumann completed further training as a social justice and diversity trainer (Institute for Social Justice and Radical Diversity/FH Potsdam).

His main research interests are:

  • Reflexive Diversity and Migration Studies
  • Sociology of Knowledge
  • Discourse Analysis and Textbook Research
  • Qualitative Research, esp. reconstructive perspectives
  • Diversity and Civic Education

Curriculum Vitae


Göttingen Diversity Research Institute