Sonja Kaufmann, MSc.

Sonja Kaufmann, MSc.

Working Group Knowledge Systems and Innovation

Institute of Organic Farming

Department of Sustainable Agricultural Systems

University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna

Phone.: (+43)1/47654-93344

E-Mail: sonja.kaufmann(at)





Short Curriculum Vitae

  • 2021-ongoing: Project assistant at the Division of Organic Farming; project Participatory Guarantee Systems (PGS): facts and fiction on the concept of participation
  • 2019-ongoing: Doctoral studies at BOKU, Dissertation topic “Participatory Guarantee Systems in Latin America and the concept of participation”
  • 2019-2021: service contractor at BOKU, Division of Organic Farming
  • 2018-2021: Rapunzel Naturkost GmbH; Department Strategic Sourcing Food Ingredients; Fair Trade & CSR Affairs
  • 2017: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ), sector project agricultural policy and food security
  • 2012 – 2016: Master Studies in Organic Agriculture at BOKU
  • 2008 – 2012: Bachelor Studies in Environment and Bio-Resources Management at BOKU and Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (URJC), Madrid, Spain

Research Projects