Date of birth:
23/10/1993

Current position:

  • Ph.D. candidate at the chair of farm management (since 06/2020)

  • Research interests:
    Digital Finance, Gender, Microfinance, Savings, Rural development

    Education:
  • 10/2017-03/2020 MSc. Sustainable International Agriculture (International Agribusiness and Rural Development), Joint Double Degree Georg-August-Universität Göttingen & Universidad de Talca
  • → Masterthesis: Does individual risk attitude and the level of trust make a difference? The choice of Cambodian villagers between microfinance institutes and informal moneylenders

  • 10/2014-07/2017 BSc. Agrarwissenschaften (Agribusiness), Georg-August Universität Göttingen

  • Professional Experience:

  • 02-05/2020 Research Assistant, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • 03-06/2019 Internship Oxfam Intermón, La Paz, Bolivia
  • 10/2016-03/2018 Research Assistant, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • 08-10/2016 Internship Klostergut Wiebrechtshausen, KWS Saat SE, Einbeck
  • 05-08/2014 Internship KWS Saat SE, Einbeck

  • Teaching Experience:
    Quantitative methods in agricultural business economics (M.Sc. Sustainable International Agriculture, WiSe 2020/21)

    Publications:
    Possner, A., Bruns, S. and Musshoff, O. (2021), "A Cambodian smallholder farmer's choice between microfinance institutes and informal commercial moneylenders: the role of risk attitude", Agricultural Finance Review, Vol. ahead-of-print No. ahead-of-print. https://doi.org/10.1108/AFR-07-2020-0105

    Languages:
    German – native
    English – fluent, C1
    Spanish – fluent, B2.2
    Italian – basic knowledge