Helena Wittrich (M.Sc.) is a political scientist by training. She studied International Relations and Philosophy (B.A.) at the University of Erfurt before graduating in Conflict Resolution and Governance (M.Sc.) from the University of Amsterdam. During her studies, Helena has worked on two projects at the Chair of International Relations in Erfurt, gathered experience as a Public Affairs Intern in Brussels, and facilitated online dialogue semesters for intercultural exchanges between students after obtaining her master’s. She then joined the German Marshall Fund and its Open European Dialogue as a Trainee and progressed to the position of Program Coordinator and Political Representation and Network Development Lead. Helena joined the TU Berlin as a scientific staff in March 2022.