M.A. Monika Bancsina

Max-Weber-Institut für Soziologie
Universität Heidelberg
Bergheimer Str. 58
69115 Heidelberg

Kontakt: siehe LSF 




Work and Research interests

Corporate compliance, Misconducts in companies, organisational bystanding, Speak-up Culture, Raising the propensity to speak up in organizations.

Currently developing an online multiplayer compliance training video game to promote speak up culture and collect evidence-based data.

Knowledge transfer in the economy.

Research Projects



  • Corporate Compliance Measures (BA, WiSe 2022/2023)
  • Rule Deviations in Organizations (BA, WiSe 2023/2024; BA, SoSe 2024)

Actual events and conferences

  • Finalist on the Impact Day at the HeiInnovation ideas competition with our speak-up sensitization training and multiplayer video game.
  • "Unethical Silence - The Collective Ommission to Speak-Up", EBEN Research Conference on Multiple responsibilities: grasp all, lose all?" Together with Dr. Kristina Höly. Paris, October 2023.
  • ''How to Analyse 'Systemic' Corruption - The Case of Romania'', 23rd Annual Conference of the European Society of Criminology (EUROCRIM). Florence, September 2023
  • ''How to Analyse 'Systemic' Corruption - The Case of Romania'', International Conference on ''New Challenges for the Criminal Investigation of Organized Crime''. Porto, May 2023
  • White-Collar Workshops in Romania, Autumn 2022
  • Management Workshops in Romania, May 2023

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Curriculum Vitae

  • Seit 01/2022: Research Associate at the Chair of Organizational Sociology, Max Weber Institute for Sociology, Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg
  • 02/2021 - 08/2021: Internship at the Fach- und Methodenbereich, Portal für interne Kunden, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit, Eschborn
  • 2018-2020: Master Degree in Political Science, IPW, Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg
  • 11/2019-02/2020: Student Assistant for the project ''Populism, Income Inequality and Democratic Backsliding'', with Prof. Dr. Aurel Croissant
  • 04/2019-09/2019: Research Internship ''Populism, Income Inequality and Democratic Backsliding (1945-2017),'' with Prof. Dr. Aurel Croissant, Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • 01/2017-04/2017: Internship at the Papineau Electoral Office (electoral office of the Member of Parliament for Papineau, Justin Trudeau).
  • 09/2015-06/2016: Erasmus, Specialization in Sustainable Development, Uppsala University, Sweden
  • 09/2014-09/2017: Bachelor in ''International Studies'', Specialization in International Development, Université de Montreal