Barbara is a Research Associate at TUM. She studied architecture and urban planning at University of Stuttgart, Universidad de Sevilla and Technical University of Munich. Focussing on international projects she took part in several workshops around the world in Cuba, Malawi, Tansania, Egypt and Italy. She gained working experience while working for Foster + Partners, London and HENN GmbH, Munich. In summer semester 2018 she joined the Chair of Architectural Design and Participation of Prof. Kéré as a teaching assistant and started to work for TUM AFRICA in August 2018, focused on the cooperation with the partner university KNUST in Kumasi, Ghana. Since 2019 she is part of the teaching team of the international Workshop Caribbean Winter School talking place in Havana, Cuba.