Ursula is a sociologist and the Head of the Work and Equal Opportunities Unit at the Centre for Social Innovation GmbH (ZSI). Her main areas of expertise are service work and service organisation, social innovation, comparative institutionalism, and digitalisation. She has a habilitation in sociology.
At UNTANGLED Ursula is leader of WP8: Stakeholder engagement. Ursula is also involved in Work Packages: WP2: Framework and joint infrastructure, WP4: Meso-level analysis, WP5: Micro-level analysis, WP6: Scenarios for Europe and its territory, WP7: Synthesis and policy, and WP9: Dissemination and communication.
She is a member of the Executive Committee and the General Assembly.