East Asian Affairs
Andreas Lehrfeld is a PhD candidate in Chinese Regional Studies at the University of Cologne and Westerwelle Scholarship recipient for the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom. He obtained his Master degree in Sinology, Political Science and Public Law at Trier University. Prior to his PhD studies, Andreas gained experience in the German Bundestag and at the Mercator Institute for China Studies (MERICS) in Berlin, an independent think tank on contemporary China. Furthermore, he was working in the field of project management in the international affairs department of Stiftung Mercator, a private non-profit foundation located in Essen, Germany.
His areas of expertise lie mainly with China, international affairs, international law, project management.
Andreas focuses on the following SDGs: