State-Building

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

 

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 

 

Prof. Dr. Andreas Mehler

Research Project C10 - Alternatives to State-Sponsored Security in Areas of Extremely Limited Statehood (Central African Republic and South Sudan)

Areas of Expertise:

  • power-sharing after peace agreements
  • violent conflicts and conflict prevention
  • state and statehood
  • democratization processes
  • German and French Africa policy
  • Liberia, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Central African Republic

 

Prof. Dr. Ursula Schröder

Research Project C6 - The Politics of State- and Security-Building in Areas of Limited Statehood

Areas of Expertise:

  • security governance
  • international security interventions
  • state- and security-building
  • post-conflict peace-building
  • Côte d’Ivoire, Liberia, Lebanon, and the Palestinian Territories

 

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