Stefanie Ziegler obtained her MA at the Friedrich-Alexander-University in Erlangen-Nürnberg in Cultural Studies, Sociology, and French. Prior to joining HIRI, she has worked in the marketing department for a company that is offering IT-solutions and as coordinator at the University Federation South West (HfSW). Stefanie joined HIRI in 2022. As scientific coordinator she supports the institute’s management in strategic and operational projects. Stefanie finds it motivating taking over a variety of interesting tasks at HIRI and working in a scientific international environment.