Grants

Grants

April 2019
Workshop grant „Environmental Crises as Economic, Political and Social Crises“. Financed by the Leibniz Research Alliance „Crises in a Globalised World“ (with Dr. Tobias Ide, GEI, Dr. Kathi Krähnert, DIW, und Dr. Jonathan Donges, PIK).

November 2018 – October 2022
EU Horizon2020 project „Migration Governance and Asylum Crises“ (MaGyC). Leader of work package on „Comparing Crises: Lessons from «migration crises» in North Africa, the Middle East and the Greater Horn of Africa“. Total volume 3.2 Mio. EUR, coordinated by Prof. Dr. Francois Gemenne, Hugo Observatory – University of Liège. International consortium with partners from Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

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.

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

April 2017
Workshop grant „Beyond Climate Migration“. Funded by Stiftung MERCATOR (with Dr. Sarah Nash, BOKU Wien, and Dr. Ethemcan Turhan, KTH Stockholm).

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 (with Dr. Delf Rothe, IFSH).

April 2016
Workshop grant „Migration and the Conflict Cycle“. Funded by the Thyssen Foundation and Siegen University (with Prof. Dr. Andrea Schneiker, Siegen University, and Dr. André Bank, GIGA).

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, with Dr. Giovanna Gioli, Edinburgh University).

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 (with Dr. Giovanna Gioli, Edinburgh University).

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 (with Dr. Giovanna Gioli, Edinburgh University, and Prof. Dr. Elisabeth Hope Murray, Embry-Riddle University).

April 2004 to February 2007
PhD project, financed by the TOWAE-Foundation Heidelberg (with Prof. Dr. Hans Diefenbacher, FEST Heidelberg).