Expert on Eastern Europe. Since June 2020 team member of flumen, responsible for public relations, science transfer and project coordination.

Previously worked in the field of international cooperation on nature, environmental and climate protection, especially in collaboration with civil society partners from Eastern Europe (Ukraine, Russia, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan).


Interests
  • Transfer of scientific knowledge: exchange between people from science, civil society, economy, and politics
  • mentalities and transformation processes towards bio-based economies in interregional comparison: experiences, tendencies and attitudes
  • societal relations to nature

Contact

judith.kiss@uni-jena.de
Tel.: +49 (0) 3641 9 45037


Vita

Since 2020
member of the research team flumen

2016
interview leader and travel organisation for the film production “Eine Frage der Haltung“ in Bashkiria/Russia (for Primate Visions)

2015-2020
programme leader “Environmental and Climate Protection with Eastern Europe” at DRA

2013-2015
project coordinator at Michael-Succow-Stiftung: sustainable agricultural land use in the surroundings of Greifswald

2013
assistant of the management of the local section Havelland of the Bündnis 90/Die Grünen party

2010-2014
translation and tour guide in Kamchatka, Russia at explore kamchatka

2009-2015
project leader of international voluntary services and nature protection projects in the nature park Volcanoes of Kamchatka, Russia, for the Manfred-Hermsen-Stiftung.

2008
line producer for the movie „Die Liebe und Viktor

2000-2009
Magistra Artium – Eastern European Studies, Political Science, Economics at the Free University of Berlin, with stays abroad in St. Petersburg and Budapest