Tabea Palmtag will join Prof. Stefanie Walter’s team at the chair for IR & IPE in September as a PhD candidate and teaching assistant. She holds a BA in Political Science and Law from the University of Bremen and a MA in International Relations from the Freie Universität Berlin, the Humboldt Universität Berlin and the University of Potsdam. During her MA studies she spent a semester at the School of Oriental and African Studies and worked as a research assistant for the Berlin Social Science Center. After her studies, she was an intern with the Gesellschaf t für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) working on the Sustainable Development Goals. Subsequently, she worked as a project assistant for the Dialogue, Mediation & Peace Support Structures program of the Berghof Foundation in Berlin.