Erziehungs- und Bildungswissenschaften

Universität Bremen

Torben Dittmer

Research assistant

Phone: 0421-218-69062

E-Mail: t.dittmer[at]  

Room: GW2 B1480, Universitäts Boulevard 11/13, 28359 Bremen



University of Bremen

Fachbereich 12: Erziehungs- und Bildungswissenschaften

Arbeitsbereich Interkulturelle Bildung

Postfach 330440

28334 Bremen 


Torben Dittmer works as a research assistant in the Unit for Intercultural Education at the University of Bremen since February 2018. In the project TraMiS, he investigates the diversity of transnational mobility as a challenge for institutional change of schools. In 2016, he finished the interdisciplinary master’s program „Transcultural Studies“ at the University of Bremen with his thesis „Collaborative forms of knowledge production. An ethnography of joint research with community researchers“. In addition, he holds a BA in cultural studies and philosophy. He also worked for various cultural institutions.


Current teaching

  • Wintersemester 2018/19: Transnationale Mobilität und Schule
  • Sommersemester 2018: Migration von Kindern und Jugendlichen seit den 1950er Jahren – die Perspektive der Schülerinnen und Schüler (Migration, Flucht, Bildung)



Research focus

research project on transnational mobility in schools TraMiS


Contact Person: Dennis Barasi


Room: GW2 1.240


phone: 0049 - 421 218-69129



The exhibition entitled "Courageous Women: Women's and Gender Studies in Turkey's Academia"can be obtained free of charge to display at other venues and downloaded here.


Yasemin Karakaşoğlu and Paul Mecheril in "Das Staatsangehörigkeitsgesetz ist unwürdig, sagen Yasemin Karakaşoğlu und Paul Mecheril" (taz-article from 6-27-2019)


Yasemin Karakaşoğlu comments on the ongoing discussion on English-lessons in primary schools in Northrhine-Westfalia in the online-newspaper Migazin