Academic profile

My research and teaching focus: Counseling and communication processes in the context of diversity and multilingualism, emotional intelligence & self-care in counseling.

Current research focus


At home and abroad, I have taught at over 20 colleges and universities and have gained valuable Experience gained!
National References

University of the Federal Employment Agency Mannheim & Schwerin: BA Beratung für Bildung, Beruf und Employment & BA Labor Market Management; Certificate Program in Continuing Academic Education;
Hertie School of Governance; Professional Development Courses
European University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder), Courses of Study: MA of Intercultural Communication Studies; MA Cultural Management; MA Media, Culture, Communication; MA Sociocultural Studies; BA Cultural Studies
▪ Foundation University of Hildesheim, Course of Study: MA Linguistics and Intercultural Kommunikation (2012)

Alice Salomon University of Applied Sciences Berlin, MA of Intercultural Conflict Management
Central European School of Management Frankfurt (Oder)/Słubice (PL), modules in the MBA program
and postgraduate course Cross Cultural Consultant
Berlin University of Applied Sciences, course of study: MA Business Communication

International References

Aix-Marseille Université: Département d'études germaniques; Licence langues, littératures et civilisations étrangères et régionales (LLCER), Allemand; langues étrangères appliquées (LEA)
University of Texas, Austin, USA; Center for European Studies.
Université du Luxembourg, Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences, Arts and Educational Sciences, MA Learning and Communication in multilingual and multicultural contexts
▪ Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Lille, France, Program: Double Diplôme Franco-Allemand

Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis/France, IUT Department of Information Communication
Università degli Studi di Urbino, Carlo Bo, Urbino/Italy, Facoltà di Lingue e Letterature Straniere
Adam-Mieckiewicz University Poznań/Poland, Instytut Lingwistyki Stosowanej (Institute for Applied
Malmö University, Dept. Of Urban Studies, MA Environmental Studies; Dept. of teacher’s education
Szkoła Wyzsza Psychologii Spółecznej, Wrocław/Poland, (Intercultural Societal Psychology
Kültür-University Istanbul/Turkey, 1st International Jean Monnet Summer School 2008: Governance and
Decision-Making in Turkey and the European Union: Prospects for Intercultural Dialogue
St. Kliment Ohridski University, Sofia/Bulgaria, Southeast European Media Center

Networks / Academic Memberships

I cooperate with numerous institutions, NGOs, and scientists locally and abroad.
Areas: Research, Teaching, Consulting, & Peer Review
Scientific Association:

Member of the Association of University Teachers for Intercultural Communication at German-speaking Universities (IKS)

Expert witness work:

Journal: Diversity Research and Management
Journal: Forum Qualitative Social Research
Journal: ZFHE Journal for Higher Education Development
German Society for Higher Education Didactics

Scientific Advisory Board:

Federal Association of Emotional Intelligence