Berit Knaak Berit Knaak is a Research Assistant at the Institute for Business Ethics. Berit Knaak joined the Institute for Business Ethics in February 2015. Her work focuses on the field of business and human rights. Berit received her M.Sc. in International Business from Maastricht University in the Netherlands in 2012 with a focus on Strategic Marketing. In 2013, she obtained her LL.M. in International Human Rights Law from the National University of Ireland. During her studies, Berit spent one and a half years in Taiwan, where she studied the Mandarin language and culture at the National Chengchi University. In her dissertation, Berit’s research focuses on the integration of human rights in companies and analyses approaches that motivate companies to comply with human rights.