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We, international PhD Students at the University of Leipzig, represent the International Doktoranden Initiaitiv. In tight collaboration with Mrs. Sabine Klimmek , Dr. Anne-Maria Stresing and later with Betina Sedlaczek , from the Academic Foreign Office of the Leipzig University, we attempt to prepare interesting and attractive program for each semester .

Coordinators of the Doktoranden Initiative 

 Maria Yastrebowa  

Maria Yastrebova

I am a PhD student from Russia studying at the Philological Department. In 2008 I graduated from the University. In Moscow I specialized in Linguistics, but now I am engaged in the research of Russian language spoken in Germany. I work for Doktoranden Initiative since October 2009. My task is the organisation of meetings for PhD students, trips and other events.

Inna Feigina   Inna Feigina

I am a PhD student at the Religious Studies Institute of the Department for History, Arts and Oriental Studies. I am from Kyrgyzstan where I graduated as Religious Studies specialist. At the University of Leipzig I have got my Master's degree. I actively participate in the events of Initiative since October 2010 and work there since July 2012. My tasks are preparation and organization of various activities of the Initiative.



Auerbachskeller, Leipzig