Grants

June 2017 – June 2018
Research project „CASCADE – Co-Resilience Of Natural And Social Systems In A Global Biodiversity Hotspot“, financed by the German Federal Ministry for Education and Research. Submitted by a transdisciplinary consortium composed of scientific partners from Germany, Palestine, Jordan, and Israel as well as numerous stakeholders from the Jordan River region. Coordinated by Prof. Dr. Katja Tielbörger, University of Tübingen, 298.840€ (with Jürgen Scheffran).

June 2017
Workshop grant „Human Mobility in the Anthropocene“. Funded by the Cluster of Excellence „Climate System Analysis and Prediction“ (CliSAP): 16.100 € (with Delf Rothe).

April 2017
Workshop grant „Beyond Climate Migration“. Funded by Stiftung MERCATOR: 10.000 € (with Sarah Nash and Ethemcan Turhan).

August 2015 – August 2016
Research project „Creatures of Illusion. A critical review of Remote Sensing as a tool for assessing social and ecological sustainability in refugee camps“. Funded by the Centre for a Sustainable University at the University of Hamburg: 4.950€ (with Delf Rothe).

April 2016
Workshop grant „Migration and the Conflict Cycle“. Funded by the Thyssen Foundation (6.000 €) and Siegen University (3.000 €). (gemeinsam mit Andrea Schneiker und André Bank)

June 2015
Workshop grant „Gendering a Sustainable Future: Migration, Conflict and Climate Change“ in Hamburg. Funded by the Cluster of Excellence „Climate System Analysis and Prediction“ (CliSAP): 17.400 € (with Giovanna Gioli).

May 2014
Workshop grant „Gendering a Sustainable Future: Water, Conflict and Climate Change“ in cooperation with UNESCO World Water Assessment Programme (WWAP) in Colombella, Italy. Funded by the Cluster of Excellence „Climate System Analysis and Prediction“ (CliSAP) and Hamburg University’s gender equality fund: 16.500 € (with Giovanna Gioli).

September 2013
Workshop grant „Gendering a Sustainable Future: Gender, Genocide and Climate Change“. Funded by IFSH, Hamburg University’s gender equality fund, CliSAP and Hamburg University’s Körperschaftsvermögen: 7.000 € (with Giovanna Gioli, Elisabeth Hope Murray)

April 2004 to February 2007
PhD project, financed by the TOWAE-Foundation Heidelberg: 68.489,68 € (with Hans Diefenbacher)