Dr. habil. Susanne Schultz - Biography

Education & Stays Abroad

2005 PhD at the Otto Suhr Institute of Free University of Berlin about: Hegemony, Gouvernmentality, Biopower: Reproductive risk and the transformation of international population policies“

1989 - 1991 Research in Guatemala, Mexico and Brasil

1986 - 1992 Diploma of political science and studies of history and sociology at the Free University of Berlin

Academic Employment

Since 04/2019 Teaching Replacement for Prof. Dr. Lemke, Sociology with a Focus on "Biotechnologies, Nature and Society"

10/2015 - 03/2016 Guest professorship for political science at the University of Vienna

2014 - 2018 DFG-Project: Demographization of the political? An inter-sectional analysis of German family and migration policy since the mid 1990s

2013 - 2014 Research assistant in the project: „Social implications of preconceptional genetic diagnosis“ at Goethe University Frankfurt/M

Since 2011 Assistant lecturer at the Institute for Sociology of Goethe University Frankfurt/M

2009 - 2011 Research assistant at Leibniz University Hannover on Global Economy of Öocytes as work package for the EU-Project „Regenerative Medicine in Europe“

2004 - 2006 Research assistant at Leibniz University Hannover in the research project „Participatory Governance of Genetic Testing: UK, Germany, Austria“ as work package for the EU-project „Participatory Governance and Institutional Innovation“

1993 - 1994 Junior researcher at the Institute for Latin America studies at Free University of Berlin


2001 - 2005 PhD scholar of the Heinrich Böll Foundation within the Collegue „Gender democracy and organizational reform in a global context“

1998 - 2001 Scholar of the women’s studies program of the Berlin government


Dr. habil. Susanne Schultz

Faculty of Social Sciences
Institute of Sociology
Research Group Biotechnologies,
Nature and Society

Visiting address
Theodor-W.-Adorno-Platz 6
Campus-Westend – PEG-Building
Room 3.G 022
60323 Frankfurt am Main

Mail address
Campus Westend
PEG - internal post 31
60629 Frankfurt am Main

Tel. +49 69 798 36667


Team Assistant

Mrs. Uhrig
Room 3.G 030
Tel.: +49 69 798 36660