Jan İlhan Kızılhan
born in 1966 in Turkey (Kurdistan) he was awarded a doctorate in psychology from Konstanz and in oriental studies from Göttingen. Since 2013, Kizilhan has been a professor at the Dual University of Villingen-Schwenningen, where he is the director of the degree course Social Work with the Mentally Ill and Addicts. As an expert concerning Traumatology he published scientific papers. Also a »novel from the Kurdish mountains«, »Die Unendlichkeit des Horizonts« (2000).