Fragile Statehood

Prof. Dr. Sven Chojnacki

(Please send all requests for Prof. Chojnacki through Ms. Hehn)

Research Project C2 - Variances and Consequences of Territorial Control by Non-State Actors

Areas of Expertise:

  • territorial violence control
  • military conflicts
  • provision of security services
  • actor constellations
  • privatization of security
  • peace strategies and und post-war orders
  • Somalia

 

Prof. Dr. Dr. hc Michael Daxner

Research Project C9 - Aid, Minds, Hearts: A Longitudinal Study of Governance Interventions in Afghanistan

Areas of Expertise:

  • state-building
  • relationship of interventionalists and intervenees
  • legitimacy of interventions
  • German and American homeland discourse
  • intervention culture
  • Southeast Europe (Balkans), Afghanistan

 

Prof. Dr. Robin Geiß

Research Project C11 - Charting the International Legal Framework for Security Governance by External Actors in Areas of Limited Statehood

Areas of Expertise:

  • security governance
  • international (humanitarian) law
  • global fight against crime
  • drug trafficking
  • piracy
  • transnational terrorism
  • Somalia, Kenya, Columbia, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Yemen, Democratic Republic of the Congo

 

Jan Koehler

Research Project C9 - Aid, Minds, Hearts: A Longitudinal Study of Governance Interventions in Afghanistan

Areas of Expertise:

  • civil war research
  • German and international engagement
  • state-building in Afghanistan
  • North-Eastern Afghanistan / East-Afghanistan
  • Caucasus Region
  • Tadzhikistan 

 

Dr. Gregor Walter-Drop

Research Project A1 - Governance in Areas of Limited Statehood: Contributions to Theory Building
Research Project T3 - Policy Implications of Governance Research for German Foreign Policy

Areas of Expertise:

  • German foreign and development policy
  • security policy
  • transition countries
  • developing and emerging countries
  • state-building