Higher Education

      2004                   Bachelor in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics

                                   St. Hugh's College, Oxford University

  2007                  Euromasters (MA) in Contemporary European Studies

                               Thesis: The world is not enough - the Caspian 'Great Game' between the U.S. and Russia

                               University of Bath, Sciences Po ParisHumboldt University Berlin


  2014                  PhD in Political Science

                               Thesis: 'How a state is made' - Statebuilding and nationbuilding in South Sudan in the light                                  of its African peers 

                               Humboldt University Berlin