Christiane Fröhlich is a postdoc researcher at the Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy at Hamburg University. Her research focuses on resource scarcity and power conflicts; “environmental migration” as (alleged) driving force of regional power shifts; as well as on gender as an intersectional analytical category and postcolonial theory. Her regional focus is on the Middle East/the Mediterranean. She holds a PhD in sociology from Marburg University, and a Master in Peace Research and Security Policy from Hamburg University.