Carolin Harder works for the Harding Center for Risk Literacy as a research assistant since January 2021. After her studies in psychology, she studied Public Health (M.A.) at the Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin.
Her research interests are equity, risk communication, antifragility (N.N. Taleb), evidence-based medicine, and alternatives to psychopharmaceuticals.
She is also a research associate at the Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Charité Campus Mitte. She leads the collaborative project ESPRIT, funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), which investigates modern methods (cannabidiol, physical exercise) for the treatment of schizophrenic disorders with fewer side effects. Furthermore, she is researching alternatives to antidepressants.