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Prof. Dr. Katrin Kinzelbach

University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Professorship International Politics of Human Rights

Professor Dr. Katrin Kinzelbach teaches the international politics of human rights. Before joining FAU in September 2019, she was associate director of the Global Public Policy Institute in Berlin. She serves on an advisory board of the Heinrich Böll Foundation and is a member of the Philipp Schwartz Initiative’s selection committee. As visiting professor at the Central European University in Budapest, Prof. Dr. Kinzelbach headed a practice-oriented human rights clinic for several years. She previously worked as a research associate at the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Human Rights in Vienna. Outside of think tanks and academia, Professor Kinzelbach has also worked for the United Nations Development Programme, serving at various duty stations between 2001 and 2007.