Services to the academic community
Since 2018 Member of the Executive Board of the German Network of Forced Migration Research
Since 2017 co-lead of the working group “Research and Practice”, German Association for Peace and Conflict Studies (AFK)
Since 2020 Member of the Academic Advisory Council of “Forced Migration and Refugee Studies: Networking and Knowledge Transfer” (FFVT)
Co-organiser of international expert workshops and conferences:
2019 “Forced Migration Governance in Most of the World”, German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA), Hamburg.
2018 “Natural Resources in the MENA region – Building a sustainable future under difficult conditions”, German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA), Hamburg.
2017 “Anthropocene Mobilities”, Universität Hamburg (with Delf Rothe).
2017 “Beyond Climate Migration”, Istanbul Policy Center, Istanbul (with Sarah Nash and Ethemcan Turhan).
2016 “Migration and the Conflict Cycle”, Universität Hamburg (with André Bank and Andrea Schneiker).
Co-founder and co-facilitator of an international expert network on the topic of Gender, conflict and climate change. In this framework co-organiser of several international workshops on the topic of “Gendering a Sustainable Future”:
2015 “Gendering a Sustainable Future: Migration, Conflict and Climate Change”, Universität Hamburg (with Giovanna Gioli).
2014 “Gendering a Sustainable Future: Water, Conflict and Climate Change”, in cooperation with UNESCO World Water Assessment Programme (WWAP), Colombella, Italien (with Giovanna Gioli and Francesca Greco).
2013 “Gendering a Sustainable Future: Gender, Genocide and Climate Change”, Universität Hamburg (with Giovanna Gioli and Elisabeth Hope Murray).
I am also a reviewer for various scientific outlets and institutions as well as a supervisor of undergraduate and graduate theses.