Christine Wolf

Thematic Area Environment and Society
Department of Economics
Working Group Social-science Water Research

Helmholtz Centre for
Environmental Research − UFZ
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany

Tel.: ++49 - (0)341 235 1729
Fax: ++49 - (0)341 235 45 1729

Curriculum Vitae

Work experience 

since 12/2012

Research assistant and PhD student, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (Leipzig).

05/2011 – 04/2012

Responsible for the European area, network of small farmers’ associations World Rural Forum (Vitoria, Spain). 

11/2008 – 04/2009

Project work on resource management and environmental education in Spain and Latin America, NGO ACSUR-Las Segovias (Madrid, Spain).

11/2007 – 07/2008

Student research assistant, Arnold Bergsträsser Institute (Freiburg/Brsg.). 

06/2007 – 10/2007

Trainee, German Development Cooperation gtz (Dar es Salaam, Tanzania).

09/2003 – 08/2004

Environmental gap year, Wadden Sea National Park (Lower Saxony). 


04/2010 – 12/2012

Master: Environmental Science, Distance University Hagen and Fraunhofer Institute. Main focus: Water. Master thesis on the supply of drinking water in rural areas (Ayacucho, Peru). 

10/2009 – 06/2010

Master: Participatory research methods for local development, UCM Madrid. Elaboration of a participatory plan for the development of a Madrilenian district (Carabanchel). 


Specialization in the formulation of development projects, UOC Catalonia, Spain.

10/2004 – 12/2009

Magister in Historical Anthropology, Sociology and Biology, University of Freiburg/Brsg.