Torsten Wähler, M.Sc.

Research Officer
Scientific Project Manager PLANET4B

Reichardtstraße 6
Room 01.0
Tel. +49 345 55 24 085

© Torsten Wähler

Research projects

Educational background

LL.M.OEC. Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg
Business Law
Focus on european law and international business law
Expected graduation year 2024
M.Sc. Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg
International Area Studies – Global Change Geography
Focus on economic and social science
Thesis: “Communities of solidarity agriculture and their importance for the social cohesion in rural areas”
B.Sc. 2 Subjects Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg
Economics and Management and Political Science
Focus on economic policy
Thesis: “The austerity debate about Greece – the role of fiscal policy measures in terms of their theoretical expectations”
Exchange Semester University of Salamanca
Business administration, economics and business studies
General High School Diploma Old Grammar School Oldenburg
Focus on social sciences
Main courses: history, English, religion
Exchange Year Columbus East High School
Indiana, USA
Focus on social science


Since 2023 Research Officer at the Centre for Interdisciplinary Regional Studies (ZIRS)
Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg
Project PLANET4B
2022 Team Member in the Development of Two Research Proposals in the MLU Team of Dr. Ilkhom Soliev
Horizon Europe EU Framework Program – Resarch Proposals CLE4R and DECIDE
Halle (Saale)
Scientific draft work, review work of the abstracts, coordination with the international research partners and preparations for deadlines
2020-2022 Collaborator of the Research Project “New Forms of Organization of Land Ownership – Soil in Community”
Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg
Professorship Agrarian, Environmental and Food Policy
Halle (Saale)
Scientific design work, planning, implementation and evaluation of the survey, communication with respondents and other stakeholders, organization and coordination of events
2018-2019 Student Assistant in the MLU-Mentoring-Program for Young Female Scientists
Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg
Halle (Saale)
Prorectorate for Structure and Strategic Development
Event preparations of the mentoring program, coordination with the rectorate and other MLU administrations, website content maintenance of the mentoring program, preparation of disbursement orders
2019 Internship in the office of Dr. Karamba Diaby, SPD
German Bundestag
Preparation of extensive notes for appointments, research for answering letters from citizens, implementation and planning of events and accompanying appointments
2017 Internship in an Human Rights Organisation (NGO)
Centro de Derechos Humanos Fray Francisco de Vitoria O.P.A.C
Mexico City
Organization and implementation of events, scheduling and preparation of appointments and research work for the preparation of reports