Resources & Transport

Stefanie Degreif

Deputy head of Division

Special Expertise

Research focus: Resources

  • Sustainable raw materials management
  • Challenges in raw material primary production
  • Sustainable sport events
  • Urban environmental protection

Key Projects

  • Sustainable Management in extractive industries (SUMEX)
  • Global Stakeholder Platform for Responsible Sourcing (RE-SOURCING)
  • Shaping the future in rural areas together (ZuGG)
  • Strategic Dialogue on Sustainable Raw Materials for Europe (STRADE)
  • Germany 2049 – on the path to sustainable raw materials management
  • Green technologies and critical raw materials
  • Research into measures to increase material and process efficiency in lithium-ion battery cell production using the entire value chain (Fab4Lib)
  • Substitution as a strategy for reducing the criticality of raw materials for environmental technologies – determination of potentials for second-best solutions (SubSKrit)
  • Global Circular Economy of Strategic Metals – Best-of-two-Worlds Approach (Bo2W)
  • Rare Earths and Their Recycling

Professional Training and Career

  • Since September 2020 Deputy head of Division Resources & Transport
  • Since January 2014 Researcher at the Oeko-Institut in Darmstadt, Division Resources & Transport
  • 2010 - 2013 Research Assistance at the Oeko-Institut in Darmstadt, Division Resources & Transport
  • 2009 / 2010 Internship at Deutsche Lufthansa AG, Group Environmental Issues (7 months)
  • 2009 Professional training in project management (7 months)
  • 2008 Residence in Canada (May – December)
  • 2004 - 2008 Financial controller at Lufthansa Passenger Airlines
  • 1998 - 2004 Degree in Geography at Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz (minor subjects Meteorology and Business)

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Stefanie Degreif