Manuela Schmidt, born 1984, finished training as a digital media designer and studied cartography at the University of Applied Sciences, München. She worked as an assistant for the research group from 2008 to 2015. She was involved in teaching and several research projects (genderATlas, basemap.at, EmoMap, fem2map and ways2navigate). She now works as a freelance cartographer, but is still involved in the cartography group as a lecturer.
- Thematic mapping & information visualization
- Usability and user interface design
- Web mapping