Sophia Greiff studied Cultural Studies at Europe-University Viadrina, Frankfurt / Oder and Art and Culture Education at Bremen University. From 2011 until 2013 she was a scholar of the programme ‘Museum Curators for Photography’ by the Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach Foundation and has been working at Münchner Stadtmuseum, Museum Folkwang Essen, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden and the Victoria & Albert Museum in London. Between 2011 and 2016 she co-organized the Fotodoks Festival in Munich. Since 2016 she is research assistant in the Photojournalism and Documentary Photography programme of the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Hanover and writing her PhD on alternative storytelling in contemporary photojournalism (Folkwang University Essen).