Subsequent to her practical training as an administrative clerk, Priska Flörsch was employed in several companies over several years before she began her studies in International Business Studies at the University of Applied Sciences in Worms. In 1996 she completed her studies with a degree in business administration (UAS). Additionally she participated in a programme at the GPM, a German association for project management, to become a trained project manager in 2007.
Priska Flörsch has been working in the work area “Purchase and Organisation“ at the ZEW since 2002. Her duties are, among others, to support the research and service departments in purchasing services and equipment in the scope of public tenders. She also significantly contributes to the outlining of the programme budget and is responsible for facility management. Since 2014, she has been heading ZEW's event management team, and since February 2017, she has additionally been heading the purchase and organisation area.