Jessica Böhme

Jessica Böhme

Research Associate

Jessica Böhme has been working as a research associate in the project AMA (A Mindset for the Anthropocene) since May 2018. She studied industrial engineering, sustainability management and journalism and previously worked as a fraud investigator, project manager for international projects in IT-education, was a lecturer and an independent coach and trainer for transformation processes. Her research focuses on the connection between psycho-spiritual, inner and social-ecological, outer transformation. In particular, she deals with the question of how sustainable lifestyles can be researched, promoted and lived and how sustainable lifestyles are related to the good and fulfilled life. She is currently writing her dissertation on the necessity and potential of a relational worldview in education for sustainable development.

  • since 2018 Research Associate in the AMA project
  • since 2016 Research Associate at HTW Berlin ( Environmental Computer Science)
  • 2016-2017 Research Associate at IMBC GmBH (Environmental Computer Science)
  • 2014-2020 Self-Employed
  • 2012-2013 Research Associate at IMBC GmBH (Environmental Computer Science)
  • 2009-2011 Fraud Investigator at Metro AG
  • relationships between consciousness and sustainable lifestyles
  • relational approaches to sustainability
  • how narratives and language shape mindsets and lifestyles
  • transformative technologies (digital and beyond)
  • transformative learning and knowledge processes
  • new work approaches
  • metamodernism
  • systems thinking

Publications prior to joining the IASS

  • Z. Walsh, J. Böhme, B. Lavalle, C. Wamsler. Transformative Education: Towards a Relational, Justice-Oriented Approach to Sustainability. International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education (2020)
  • Z. Walsh, J. Böhme, C. Wamsler. Towards a Relational Paradigm in Sustainability Research, Practice, and Education. Ambio (2020)
  • H. Junker, A. Meyer, J. Sangmeister. Handbuch Standardsoftware im betrieblichen Umweltschutz: Auswahl, Anwendung und Produkte. Berlin: Erich Schmidt Verlag (2014)
  • New Work - new management methods for a new reality
  • international project management
  • Best Paper Award for a conference proceeding: Energy Management Tools as a Software Solution, 5th conference 'Cooperate Environmental Management Information Systems' (2013)