Science Communication

Science Communication Anne Dombrowski is Science Communicator at IRI THESys. She studied European Ethnology at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and Museum & Exhibition at the Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg, Germany. Afterwards, she worked in a maritime museum and wrote as free journalist. Since September 2013, Anne is responsible for science communication at IRI THESys,…

Coordinator Postdoc Academy and Climate Protection Manager Wiebke Hampel works for the Coordinating Office of the Postdoc Academy for Transformational Leadership at IRI THESys. IRI THESys is one of four academic centres involved in the Postdoc Academy which is an initiative of the Robert Bosch Stiftung. Since May 2021 she also works in the climate…

Coordination Graduate Program and Postdoc Academy

Coordination Graduate Program and Postdoc Academy Kathrin Klementz is coordinator for the THESys Graduate Program. She studied Geography, Business Administration and Political Science at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, specializing in the field of Economic Geography. She started her career as an academic researcher in a research project funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG) at Humboldt-Universität.…

Managing Director, Board Member

Managing Director Axel Klie is Managing Director of IRI THESys. He studied philosophy, sociology and sports sciences at the University Bielefeld, the Eberhardt-Karls-University Tübingen and the Free University Berlin. For his doctoral studies in philosophy he joined the interdisciplinary Research Training Group „Genesis, Structures and Impacts of Science and Technology“ at the University Bielefeld and…

Adminstrative Management

Administrative Management Olof Krüger takes care of the administrative management at THESys together with Jeannette Latino. Originally trained as a bookseller, he started his career in science administration at Freie Universität Berlin, where he worked as secretary for the research training program of a collaborative research center. Olof Krüger started working at THESys in February,…

Adminstrative Management

Administrative Management Jeannette Latino takes care of the administrative management at IRI THESys together with Olof Krüger. Jeannette earned an MA from the Universität Greifswald where she majored in Slavic Studies, with minors in American Studies, Business Administration and German as a Foreign Language. During her studies, Jeannette worked for one year in St. Petersburg,…

Science Communication

Science Communication Pauline Münch is part of the project AnthropoScenes which works at the intersection of science and theatre to connect different audiences to the future of water in Berlin-Brandenburg. With innovative and collaborative formats, AnthropoScenes works to make sustainable water futures public. Pauline holds a BA in Psychology from the University of British Columbia…

Other Personnel Stephanie Ligan started working for IRI THESys in December 2020. She studied French and German Philology at Ruhr-Universität Bochum and East European History at State University Saint Petersburg and Freie Universität Berlin. Originally trained as a commercial assistant, she has been working in administration and customer relations for retailing companies for several years.…

Other Personnel Marisa Pettit joined  IRI THESys in 2021 as a project coordination assistant for the EdiCitNet. She has a BA in Modern Languages and Cultures from the University of Manchester and an MA in Latin American Studies, with a focus on Social Anthropology and Political Ecology, from Freie Universität Berlin. She has previously worked…

IT Technician

IT Technician “Everything is going to be fine in the end. If it’s not fine it’s not the end.” Oscar Wilde Since July 2017, Stephan Schulz is responsible for the IT at IRI THESys and supports the administration. Email: stephan.schulz.1 (at) hu-berlin.de Phone: +49 30 2093-66346