Zita Engels has been working as a student assistant at FiBS since September 2020. She studied Economics at the Humboldt University of Berlin and completed two semesters abroad at Boğaziçi University Istanbul in 2018-2019. She is currently enrolled in the Master's programme in Public Economics at the Free University of Berlin. In the course of her studies she completed an internship at the German Women's Council e.V. in Berlin. Her main areas of study are public finances, the welfare state and economic policy. She speaks German, English and Turkish.
At FiBS, Zita Engels is a student assistant and responsible for research, information procurement and academic assignments.