Katharina Götting joined the Research Institute for Sustainability – Helmholtz Centre Potsdam (RIFS) as a research associate in June 2019. As part of an interdisciplinary junior research group, she is writing her thesis on psychological factors that influence the acceptance of traffic measures aimed at reallocating public space and access to these spaces. She is particularly interested in the perceived equity and the concept of acceptance.
Katharina Götting previously worked on a variety of topics with the adelphi think tank. She studied psychology in Wuppertal and Berlin and wrote her master thesis on nature connectedness. She is a member of the environmental psychology collective Wandelwerk e.V. and a qualified systemic mediator.