Fiona Schmidt studied Political Science in Berlin and Lisbon, and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree from Freie Universität Berlin. Since 2013, she has been studying for a Master’s in Gender Studies at the Center for Transdisciplinary Gender Studies at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. Her main focus is feminist legal studies. Fiona Schmidt was a student assistant in the project »Gender and Gestaltung«. She helped co-ordinate the planning of project events and publications in the project.