IPDET Management

Steering Group

The steering group is responsible for overall governance and oversight of IPDET.

Main tasks are key strategic management and decision-making on budget, program and contents.

Steering Group Members

IEG:  Sophie Sirtaine, Dr. Jos Vaessen, Jason Mayfield
CEval:  Prof. Dr. Reinhard Stockmann, PD Dr. Wolfgang Meyer, Dr. Stefan Silvestrini
ZUW:   Dr. Christin Cuonz, Dr. Verena Friedrich, Dr. Stefanie Krapp


Head of program

Stefanie Krapp

Dr. Stefanie Krapp has extensive field experience in development evaluations and evaluation development; she previously worked as head of the Evaluation Department at the German Institute for Development Evaluation, as senior evaluation officer at Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit, as integrated long-term evaluation expert in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic and Costa Rica, and as an international consultant.


Advisory board

The Advisory Board provides the IPDET management with expertise outside of the program. Through the board, IPDET wants to gain access to high-quality advice, non-biased information, and network in the field of development cooperation and evaluation.


IPDET office

A team of dedicated collaborators in areas of event management, administration, finance, marketing, and communications complement the senior management to ensure a smooth delivery of the IPDET program.


IPDET Staff


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Postal address

    Center for Continuing Education
    ZUW - University of Bern
    Schanzeneckstrasse 1
    3001 Bern
    CH Switzerland