Adelheid is the Head of the Europe Department at Deutsche Welle. She is responsible for the daily media production in nine European languages and since 2016 she is also responsible for finance and staff. Since 1995, she has been working as a lecturer and a trainer for journalists and the management of public service broadcasts.
She has more than 35 years of experience and is still active in the field of journalism with Deutsche Welle focussing on Political Reporting, Culture, Crises Reporting / with regional focus in the Balkans covering European integration and accession issues. As well as her journalism skills Adelheid is a trainer with more than 20 years’ experience in the design and development of training modules, curricula and training materials and manuals for professional journalists in the field of radio reporting, fake news, crisis and peace journalism.