Kathrin Trommler studied Cultural Studies and Social Studies at the European University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder) and Charles University Prague. She started her career in the field of research management at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities, for BMBF funded projects and other interdisciplinary research groups. Since 2013, Kathrin works at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, responsible for coordinating EU-funded research projects in the Conservation Biogeography Lab at the Geography Department.
Kathrin started working for IRI THESys in 2015, coordinating two proposals for the European funding programme Horizon 2020. She is now involved as Deputy Director in the Network Management of the European Training Network COUPLED (Horizon 2020, Marie-Skłodowska-Curie-Actions).