Prof. Dr. Petra Bendel
Chairperson of the Expert Council
Center for Area Studies at the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität of Erlangen-Nürnberg
Petra Bendel is Professor of Political Science at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg. She heads several research projects on forced migration, migration and integration policy at various policy levels and is Project Lead of the “Forced Migration and Refugee Studies: Networking and Knowledge Transfer (FFVT)” collaborative research project. Petra Bendel is a Member of the Scientific Advisory Board at the Federal Office of Migration and Refugees (BAMF).