Judith Maria Poersch

Research Assistant

Research Interests (dissertation project)

  • Mobility, internationalisation, social infrastructure of international
    health care systems and educational players
  • Europe





Judith Maria Poersch studied Geography and French (Master of Education) at Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz. After she had studied a semester at Université de Bourgogne Franche-Comté Dijon in 2014/2015, she worked as a research assistant at “ERASMUS Information Medizin” of the University Medical Center Mainz from 2015 to 2019. In addition, from 2016 to 2019, she was a student member of the Executive Committee of “Gutenberg Research College” at JGU.

In her master’s thesis she analysed medical students of Mainz taking part in the ERASMUS programme and its impact on their biographies and careers (Title: ERASMUS mobilizes – A research on internationalization and mobility using the example of outgoing-students of the Johannes Gutenberg University Medical Centre Mainz; supervisor: Prof. Dr. V. Cummings). Since April 2020 she has been a doctoral candidate and research assistant on the Human Geography-team.


  • SoSe 2020: M2/M2ED Übung: HG II: Sozialgeographie G“ and „M2/M2ED Übung: HG II: Sozialgeographie H