Dr. phil. Isabella Bertmann-Merz
Technical University of Munich
Chair of Sociology of Diversity (Prof. Wacker)
Research Associate Isabella Bertmann-Merz joined the Sociology of Diversity Chair at the Technical University of Munich in July 2016. In the context of the “Inclusion and Disability” research group at the Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy, her PhD research focused on the quality of life experienced by persons with disabilities in South Africa. In her research and teaching, she concentrates on development and social policy topics (i.a. social protection and health) with a focus on persons with disabilities as well as on social inclusion.