Alina Bühlmann joined swisspeace in May 2017 and interns with the Training Team. She holds a MA in Sociology from the University of Zurich and an MA in German linguistics from the Minsk State Linguistic University. During her Sociology study, Alina worked as a teaching assistent at the ETH Zurich, where she was responsible for organizing computer based experiments. After her graduation in 2012, she interned at the Federal Office for Agriculture (FOAG) and she volunteered in the association Netzwärk by supporting marketing and fundraising activities.