Eva provides support on monitoring, evaluation and learning to various project teams at Berghof Foundation. Previously, she has worked as a researcher and program manager with various institutions and NGOs in Germany and abroad. They have included Media in Cooperation and Transition, The Aspen Institute and Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik, among others. She has also worked as an independent evaluation consultant. Her topical focus is on politics and societies in the Middle East and North Africa as well as on social movements, and she has spent time working and researching in Lebanon, Egypt and Palestine. She has published her PhD thesis on Islamist politics in Egypt and Lebanon with I.B. Tauris.
Eva holds a PhD in politics and an MA in International Relations from Freie Universität Berlin, and a BA in Modern European Studies from University College London.