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Lea Jechel

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Lea Jechel began working as an evaluator at DEval in October 2020. She completed her bachelor’s degree in Socio Economics at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg and Finland. Afterwards she studied International Relations and Development Policy as a master’s programme at the Universtiy of Duisburg-Essen with study-related stays abroad in Ghana and Uganda. During her studies she gained practical experience at the DAAD, DIE-GDI and the Center for Democratic Development/Afrobarometer in Accra (Ghana). In her master thesis she analyzed the public opinion of African citizens on China’s development cooperation in their respective countries.

Key qualifications

Thematic focus


Instruments and structures of German and international development cooperation,

Public Opinion,

Democracy promotion

Methodological focus

Rigorous Impact Evaluation (Experimental and quasi-experimental methods),

Competencies in methods and techniques of empirical social research,

quantitative and qualitative data collection and data evaluation,

Multilevel modelling

Regional focus

Sub-Saharan Africa,



Portrait Lea Jechel
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Lea Jechel


Phone: +49 (0)228 336907-999


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