Schiller International’s Heidelberg Campus Faculty and Staff

Campus Administration

Campus Director, Dean of Administration: Tanja Ward
Dean of Academics: Sanja Stevic 
Director of Studies IR Program: Dr. Matthew Hartman
Bursar: Maryam Kazemi-Naini
Registrar: Dr Simone Jordan
Director of Admissions: Anita Vucic
Admissions: Sazzad Hosain
Admissions and Marketing: Ana Tomsic
Reception & Immigration: Heidi Harrison
Career Services: Rod Rojas
Health Insurance & Housing: Monika Weuster
Librarian: John Sturm
Financial Aid: Shawn Renner


Dr. Natalya Babkova
Research – English
PhD Education, Crimean Humanitarian University, Yalta, Ukraine
MA Theory & Methodology, Mykolayiv State University, Mykolayiv, Ukraine

Yashasvin Balachandra
Business Administration, Finance, Accounting
MBA Finance, Visveswaraiah Technical University Bangalore, India
Bachelor of Commerce, Bangalore, India

Dr. Christopher von Basum
IT – Business Administration
PhD Business Admin., University of Bielefeld, Germany
MBA University of Bielefeld, Germany

Kerstin Bettioui
Business Administration
M.A. Liberal Studies, University of Miami, Coral Gables, USA

Dr. Gerhard Bleifuss
History, International Relations
Dr. Phil., University of Mannheim, Germany
Staatsexamen, University Of Mannheim, Germany

Dr. Zlatko Bars-Dimitroff
International Relations
S.J.D., Institute for Legal Studies, Bulgarian Academy for Science, Sofia, Bulgaria M.A., The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, Boston, USA M.A., Law International Law School, Moscow State Institute for International Relations, Russia

Barry Lee Denison
Mathematics, Statistics
Dipl.-Mathematiker, Ruprecht-Karls-Universität, Heidelberg, Germany

Patrick Dua
International Relations; Political Science
Dr. Phil., University of Heidelberg, Germany
M.A. Political Science, University Of Heidelberg, Germany

Dr. Marius Gartner
Business Administration, Management
PhD Mech. Engineering, Technical University of Vienna, Austria
MA Mech. Engineering, Technische University of Karlsruhe, Germany

Kathleen Graham
Business Administration, Marketing
Mba, Illinois Benedictine College

Matthew T. Hartman
International Relations
Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, USA
M.A. German, Johns Hopkins University, USA

Dr. Klaus Käfer
Information Technology
Ph.D., Theoretical Physics, Karlsruhe University, Germany
Dipl. Physics, Karlsruhe University, Germany

Ekatarina Kechler
MA Linguistic/Translation, University of Heidelberg, Germany
BA People’s Friendship University, Moscow, Russia

Dr. Robert Ledger
International Relations
PhD History and Politics, Queen Mary University London, U.K.
MA International Relations, Brunel University London, U.K.

Dr. Nicolle Macho
International Relations, Business Administration, Management
Ph.D. International Relations, University of South Carolina at Columbia, USA
M.A. Public Policy, State University of New York, Stony Brook, USA
M.B.A., Schiller International University, Strasbourg, France

Diogo Mesquita
MA African Studies, ISCTE University Institute of Lisbon, Portugal
Licentiate Economics, ISCEG Lisbon School of Economics & Management, Portugal

Jane Rösel
German, English
M.A. English, Concordia College, Delaware, USA
B.A. (Hons) – German, History, University of Queensland, Australia

Rodrigo Rojas
International Relations
M.A. Economic And Social Sciences – concentration European Political Studies, University of Heidelberg, Germany

Dr. Michael Schuetz
JD, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
BA, University of Wisconsin at Stevens Point, USA

Dr. Robert Scott
Ed.D., Boston University, USA
MS, Industrial Engineering, Arizona State University, Tempe, USA

Gabriele Anna Smith
MBA, Management
MBA, University if Mannheim, Germany

Sanja Stevic
Business Administration, Marketing
MBA HR, Henley Business School, U.K.
BSc. (Hons) Psychology, University of Kingston, U.K.

Jane Traendly
M.A. Linguistics, San Diego State University, California, USA
BA, University of California, Berkeley, USA

Dr. Alenka Verbole
International Relations
PhD, Policy and Politics of Development Cooperation
MSc. Management of Agricultural Knowledge Systems, Mansholt Social Sciences Institute, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Wageningen, The Netherlands

Angela Weil
Business Administration, Marketing
MA Sociology, University Of Heidelberg, Germany
MBA IB, Schiller International University, Strasbourg, France

Dr. Geoffrey Writes
Business Administration, Accounting, Finance
Ph.D Bus. Admin., School of Management, University Of Surrey, U.K.
MBA, Financial Management, City University Bellevue Seattle, USA

Patricia Zamalloa
Certificado Economista, Bachiller en Cientes Sociales, Cath. University Of Peru, Peru

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