Brandt School Universität Erfurt

Dr. Judith von Heusinger






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

  • IA/CSMP: Development Aid Practice: Cultural Conflicts and Cooperation (WS 2017/18)