Asia Senior Associate
Southeast Asia, intrastate conflicts, civil-military relations, terrorism, geopolitics
Joined SWP in 2014
2011–2014 Lecturer, Department for Political Science and International Studies, University of Birmingham
2009–2010 Visiting Post-doc fellow at the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, Harvard University
2007–2009 Research Associate, Asia Division of SWP
2004–2007 PhD fellowship Forum Ebenhausen
Significance, Implementation and Challenges
The Gambia’s Genocide Case against Myanmar and Its Domestic Ramifications
A Further Escalation of Violence Looms on the Horizon
Paper Proposal for 5th ECPR General Conference, Potsdam (Germany), September 2009, Section: "Security Sector Reform and Democratic Consolidation", Panel 503: "Security sector reform and the transformation of doctrines and corporate identities"
How the EU reacts to the coup is litmus test not only for its support of democracy in Myanmar, but also for its capacity to adjust to new systemic challenges in the region.