The Secretariat

The full-time secretariat, seated in Wiesbaden, supports the work of the National Agency. Organizationally, the secretariat is attached to the Centre for Criminology.

Staff

Christina Hof, Political Scientist M.A., Operations Management

Thematic focus: child and youth welfare facilities, detention pending deportation, institutions within the jurisdiction of the Federal Government, deprivation of liberty by the Länder police, prisons.

Contact: c.hof@nationale-stelle.de

Ass. jur. Jennifer Trunk, European Lawyer (University of Würzburg), Deputy specialist service management

Legal department, public relations

Thematic focus: monitoring of forced return flights, detention pending deportation, institutions within the jurisdiction of the Federal Government, deprivation of liberty by the Länder police, prisons.

Contact: jennifer.trunk@nationale-stelle.de

Elisabeth Eckrich, Nursing Education B.A., Research Associate

Thematic focus: psychiatric institutions and forensic psychiatry, nursing homes.

Contact: elisabeth.eckrich@nationale-stelle.de

Fredericke Leuschner, MA Sociology, Research Associate

Barbara Pachmann, Medical Education M.A., Research Associate

Thematic focus: issues concerning health and care, nursing homes, psychiatric institutions and forensic psychiatry, child and youth welfare facilities.

Contact: barbara.pachmann@nationale-stelle.de

Ass. jur. Sofie Sonntag, Lawyer, Research Associate

Legal department, public relations

Thematic focus: monitoring of forced return flights, detention pending deportation, institutions within the jurisdiction of the Federal Government, deprivation of liberty by the Länder police, prisons.

Contact: sofie.sonntag@nationale-stelle.de

Katja Simon, Administration

Jill Waltrich, Secretariat