Christine Tonscheidt


  • Born 1977 in Hannover, Germany
  • 1998- 2004 Study of Conference Interpretation / Linguistics at the University of Leipzig, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Spain), Instituto Superior de Línguas e Administração, Lisboa (Portugal)
  • 2004-2005 Joint European Master's in International Humanitarian Action (NOHA) in Dublin (Ireland) and Uppsala (Sweden)

Professional Experience

  • 2005-2006 Project coordinator at Deutsche Stiftung Weltbevoelkerung (DSW), an international development and advocacy organization, Hannover (Germany) and Arusha (Tanzania)
  • Since 2006 freelance interpreter and translator
  • Since 2010 student coordinator at the SEPT program, University of Leipzig
  • Intercultural coach (certified by University of Jena, Germany) from summer 2012 onwards

Key Qualifications

  • Provision of information on student loans and scholarship opportunities
  • Assistance in the application procedure
  • Support during the study stay in Germany


Christine Tonscheidt

International SEPT Program
Leipzig University
Ritterstr. 9-13
04109 Leipzig

Tel:   +49-(0)341-9739762
Fax:  +49-(0)341-9739279