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Elke Braun-van der Hoeven

Dipl.-Betriebsw. (FH)  

Project & office management

Elke is trained in international business administration. She joined HIGH in 2001. She is responsible for project -, financial- and office management of the Research Group “Climate Change, Nutrition and Health” and she is the Administrative Coordinator of the DFG-Research Unit “Climate Change and Health in Subsaharan Africa (https://www.cch-africa.de/).

She has many years of experience in the field of research management, also from her former employment at the German Cancer Research Center´s Grants Office and from managing the Graduate School Epidemiology at Heidelberg University from 2002-2011. She is proficient in German, English, French and Dutch and did advanced training in the field of legal aspects of international cooperation, project management and intercultural studies.


1987-91 International Business Studies at Business School Pforzheim, Germany
Diploma in International Business Administration/Diplom-Betriebswirtin (FH)
1990/91 ERASMUS Fellowship: International Business Studies at Hanze University of Applies Sciences Groningen, The Netherlands
1984-87   Commercial Training at Daimler AG Stuttgart, Germany
Industrial business management assistant/Industriekauffrau

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Phone: +49 (0)6221 56-4067
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