Prof. Dr. Barbara Kavemann

Curriculum Vitae

Research Practice

Since 11/2016

Experience knowledge of professionals for prevention-trainings on sexual violence against girls and boys

  • Sozialwissenschaftliches FrauenForschungsInstitut Freiburg behalf of Federal Centre for Health Education (BZgA)
Since 8/2016

Expectations of the Independent Commission to inquire into sexual child abuse. Survey on the spectrum of victims’ expectations of hearings, social recognition, justice and reappraisal of the past.

  • Sozialwissenschaftliches FrauenForschungsInstitut Freiburg , supported by the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse in Germany Federal Ministry for Family, Senior Citizens, Women und Youth
since 10/14

Prevention of re-victimization of sexually abused girls in out of home care.

  • Prävention von Reviktimisierung sexuell missbrauchter Mädchen in Fremdunterbringung (PRÄVIK) Cooperation of Sozialwissenschaftlichen FrauenForschungsInstitut Freiburg/Berlin with the German Youth Institute, München
    Funding line of the Federal Ministry of education and research on sexual abuse.
since 4/14

Development of an appropriate and systematic further development of the Berlin support system for violence against women

  • Sozialwissenschaftliches FrauenForschungsInstitut Freiburg behalf of Senatsverwaltung für Arbeit, Integration und Frauen
since 3/14

Assisting the EU-Project "Cultural Encounters in Intervention Against Violence" (CEINAV),

  • behalf of Prof. Dr. Carol Hagemann-White, Universität Osnabrück
since 2/14

Evaluation oft he prevention program against domestic violence PIKITA in Berlin Kindergardens

  • Sozialwissenschaftliches FrauenForschungsInstitut Freiburg behalf of BORA e.V.
1/14 - 3/14

Analysis of the Berlin support system for violence against women

  • Sozialwissenschaftliches FrauenForschungsInstitut Freiburg behalf of Senatsverwaltung für Arbeit, Integration und Frauen
since 8/13

Research about cases of sexual abuse of children and young people in institutions that are nor fully clarified.

  • Katholische Hochschule für Sozialwesen Berlin in cooperation with Sozialwissenschaftliches FrauenForschungsInstitut Freiburg
6/13 - 12/13

Children and Justice - EU Study by FRA - Fundamental Rights Agency, evaluationg the treatment of children in the justice systems of the European Union

  • Sozialwissenschaftliches FrauenForschungsInstitut Freiburg behalf of Deutsches Instituts für Menschenrechte.
since 5/2012

Qualitative interview study with women and men on disclosure processes after sexual abuse in childhood

  • Catholic University of Applied Sciences Berlin
since 11/2011

Evaluation of modelprojects to support women and men exiting prostitution

  • Federal Ministry of Family, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth
6/2011-2/2012

Stock taking and analysis of German specialised support agencies for children and young people who have been sexually abused

  • Federal Ministry of Family, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth
1/2011-12/2011

Stock taking and analysis of the German support system in cases of violence against women

  • Federal Ministry of Family, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth
2010-2011

Qualitative research study on violence against women with disabilities

  • Federal Ministry of Family, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth
  • Sozialwissenschaftliches FrauenForschungsInstitut Freiburg
  • University of Bielefeld
2010 - 2011

Evaluation of the modelproject psychosocial support of child victim witnesses in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

  • Ministry of Justice of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
2009-20012

Evaluation of the modelproject “HEROES – against oppression in the name of honor”

  • World Childhood Foundation
  • Strohhalm e.V.
2009 - 2011

Research on the feasibility and assessment on a European hotline for victims of trafficking
Research on networking and service-interface in combating sexual violence in Berlin

  • EU-Commission
  • La Strada International and Sozialwissenschaftliches FrauenForschungsInstitut Freiburg
  • Landeskommission Berlin gegen Gewalt
  • 2008 - 2009

    Co-ordination and research in a research project on victims of trafficking
    Research on the feasibility and assessment on a European hotline for victims of trafficking

    • German Federal Police Department (BKA)
    • Ministry of the Interior
    • Sozialwissenschaftliches FrauenForschungsInstitut Freiburg
    • EU-Commission
    • La Strada Internatoional and Sozialwissenschaftliches FrauenForschungsInstitut Freiburg
    2005 - 2008

    Co-ordination and research in the following projects:
    evaluation of 14 pilot projects for support of children who witnessed domestic violence
    evaluation of a pilot project for prevention of domestic violence in primary schools in Berlin
    evaluation of 11 pilot projects for prevention of domestic violence with girls and boys in schools
    evaluation of a pilot project for intercultural competencies in supporting abused women
    Coordination action on human rights violations

    • Federal Ministry of Family, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth
    • Landesstiftung Baden-Württemberg
    • Ministry of Justice of Lower Saxonia
    • Sozialwissenschaftliches FrauenForschungsInstitut Freiburg
    • Catholic University for Applied Sciences Berlin
    • University of Osnabrück
    • European Commission
    2004 - 2006

    Co-ordination and research in the following projects:
    evaluation of the German Prostitution Law
    evaluation of 10 pilot projects of working with perpetrators of domestic violence

    • Federal Ministry of Family, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth
    • Landesstiftung Baden-Württemberg
    • Sozialwissenschaftliches FrauenForschungsInstitut Freiburg
    1997 - 2004

    Co-ordination and research the evaluation of 10 German intervention projects against domestic violence

    • Federal Ministry of Family, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth
    1997 - 1998

    evaluation of the EU-project “Girls for an ecologic Europe”

    • Life e.V.
    1992 - 1996

    EU-project “Prevention of sexual abuse of girls and boys in schools” and coordinator of an European survey on the subject

    • PETZE e.V.
    1988 - 1991

    Co-ordination and research the evaluation of a model project on shelter and support for sexually abused girls

    • Federal Ministry of Family, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth
    1981 - 1987
    • Assistent lecturer, free lancer
    • Seminars and workshops and further education on the topics of domestic violence, violence against women und sexual violence
    • Several universities in Germany and Austria and several educational institutes
    1977 - 1980

    Evaluation of the first shelter for battered women in Germany

    • Federal Ministry of Family, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth

    School and professional education

    since 2000 Honorarprofessur Katholische Hochschule für Sozialwesen Berlin / Catholic University of Applied Sciences of Berlin

    1995 Dr. phil. Freie Universität Berlin / Free University of Berlin Technische Universität Berlin / Technical University of Berlin

    1976 Sociology Diploma Technische Universität Berlin / Technichal University of Berlin

    1970 - 1976 study of Sociology

    • Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universität Frankfurt/Main / Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt/Main
    • Freie Universität Berlin / Free University of Berlin