2017 Research Fellowship at the University of Edinburgh's Centre of African Studies.
Conducting research on commemoration of war and its casualties
in West Africa
2010-2014 PhD in Political Science at Humboldt Universität zu Berlin.
Thesis: 'How a state is
made' - Statebuilding and nationbuilding in South Sudan in
the light of its African peers
2013 Research Fellowship at the Sudd Institute in Juba, South Sudan
2012-2022 Country conflict analysis reports on South Sudan and Sudan (since 2014)
for the German government;
coordinated by the German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) in Hamburg