Tina Flegel, Dipl.-Pol., studied Political Science at the Universities of Potsdam and Lyon as well as the Free University of Berlin. She gained working experience as a volunteer in Togo and during several internships in Germany and abroad. Among others, she has been working for the German Embassy in London and for the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development. As a student assistant she was responsible for several articles and studies. Since summer term 2010 she is graduating within the framework of CREES.
The title of her dissertation is "Effective Policy-making under Conditions of Complex Uncertainty – Azerbaijan’s Energy Sector".