Mandy Fitzpatrick has served on the Administrative Staff of the Dubnow Institute since 2008. After training as a commercial affairs assistant, she studied at the University of Leipzig (1998-2005), majoring in English, Journalism and Linguistics; MA in 2005. From 2005 to 2006 she taught at the Leipzig International School and was a staff worker at the NGO Lebendiges Kongo (Leipzig); from 2006 to 2008 she served on the staff of the Office of the Dean, Faculty of Economics, University of Leipzig. She holds a Certificate in Mediation from the EHV (European Alliance of Higher Educational Institutions, Hamburg), awarded in July 2016; since 2018 certified coach (univ.), European Alliance of Higher Educational Institutions, since 2019 Trainer licence according to AEVO (AdA Certificate).