Dr. Ines Funk

Research Assistant
Coordinator of the MA Border Studies / Erasmus Coordinator
Subject Advisory Service BA European Studies: Geographies of Europe

Tel.: +49 681 302-64201

Saarland University
Building C5 3
Room 2.12
D-66123 Saarbrücken

Office hours:
please make an appointment


Professional career

since February 2010
Research assistant at the Department of Geography and, since 2020, at the Department of European Studies in the Social Sciences at Saarland University; since 2021 also research assistant at CEUS

Doctorate at Saarland University with the thesis "Cross-border patient mobility in the Saarland-Lorraine border region"

Studies in historically oriented cultural sciences at Saarland University
Main subject: cultural geography, supplementary subject: business studies

Research focus

  • Cross-border cooperation
  • Greater SaarLorLux Region
  • Health infrastructures
  • Demographic change
  • Cross-border patient mobility
  • Cross-border labour and training markets within the framework of the UniGR Centre for Border Studies


Publicationlist  since july 2023