Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology and The Ethnographic Collection

Employment

Employment:

2014
Georg-August-University Göttingen

  • Since September 2015 Principal Investigator "Social and Religious Activism. Health and Family in Law and Politics" (funded by the German Research Foundation)
    Lecturer for Social Anthropology (October 2014 - August 2014)


2013 - 2014
Konstanz University

  • Lecturer for Social Anthropology (March - September 2014)
  • Juniorfellow at the Centre for Andvanced Studies, Konstanz University (March 2013 till March 2014)

2010 - 2013

  • Researcher at Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Halle/S., Germany

2009 - 2010

  • postdoctoral researcher an der Freie Universität Berlin

2003 - 2008

  • researcher at the Collaborative Humanities Research Centre ?Local Action in a Globalised Africa? at Bayreuth University and Lecturer at Social Anthropology (Prof Dr Prof. Dr. Erdmute Alber)

2002 - 2003

  • researcher at GIGA


Education:

2008

  • PhD at University of Bayreuth

2002

  • Master at Freien Universität Berlin


Fellowships:

2013

  • Fellow at Centre for Advanced Studies, Konstanz

2012

  • Visiting Scholar an der Oxford University (October - December)


Awards and Grants:

    • Scholarship by "Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes" (2002 - 2004)

    • Postdoc grant by Fritz-Thyssen Foundation (2009 - 2010)

    • Fellowship at the Centre for Advanced Studies Konstanz (2013 - 14)


  • Research:

    • Gaborone, Botswana (2009-2011)
    • Kumasi, Ghana (2004-2006)
    • South Africa (2001)