Dr. Judith von Heusinger

jvheusinger@web.de

Visiting Lecturer (Willy Brandt School of Public Policy)

Visiting address

Universität Erfurt
Willy Brandt School of Public Policy
Nordhäuser Str. 84
99089 Erfurt

Mailing address

Universität Erfurt
Willy Brandt School of Public Policy
Nordhäuser Str. 63
99089 Erfurt

Short Biography

Dr. Judith von Heusinger is currently working for an NGO in the field of the prevention of human trafficking and female-specific forms of violence (such as forced prostitution, domestic violence, violence in the name of honor and female genital cutting). She is a trained mediator and regular lecturer at Center for Conflict Studies (CCS) at Marburg University. Before, she worked as a research fellow at CCS, where she also received her PhD in sociology with a comparative work on development aid programs in Cambodia and Kyrgyzstan. Her research interests comprise norm diffusion and localization theory as well as health and human rights standards in development aid.

Courses taught at the Brandt School

Fall Term 2017/18

  • IA/CSMP: Development Aid Practice: Cultural Conflicts and Cooperation