Indi-Carolina Kryg

Office of the President | Doctoral Researcher


  • Short CV

    • Since 10/2020: Research Fellow at the GIGA Institute for Latin American Studies and member of the GIGA Doctoral Programme

    • Since 2019: Personal Assistant to the GIGA President

    • 2018-2019: Student Assistant in DFG-Project “Security Sector Reform and the Stability of Post-War Peace“ at the GIGA (ILAS)

    • July 2017: Guest scientist as “Estudiante Huésped” at the CIESAS-Noreste Mexico

    • 2015-2017: Student Assistant in DFG-Project “Ethnic Voting in Latin America” at the GIGA (ILAS)

    • Education: M.A. in Political Science (Comparative and Regional Studies), B.A. in Political Science, University of Hamburg

    Current Research

    • Migration and Refugee Studies

    • Critical Citizenship Studies

    • Border Regimes

    • Political Agency

    • Civil Society Organisations

    Countries and Regions

    • Latin America

    • Central America

    • Mexico


    Memberships

    • Latin American Studies Association
    • Section "Migraciones, Desplazamientos y Movilidades Section", LASA
    • German Association for Latin American Studies
    • Nachwuchsgruppe der Arbeitsgemeinschaft Deutsche Lateinamerikaforschung

    Dissertation

    • The Political Agency of Migrants in the South-South Migration: Non-governmental Organisations and the Political Participation of Latin American Immigrants in Mexico

    Indi-Carolina Kryg

    Office of the President / Doctoral Researcher

    T. +49 (0)40 - 428 25-501indi-carolina.kryg@giga-hamburg.de

    Routledge Studies in the History of the Americas | 09/2021

    From Victimization to Political Action? Understanding the (Un)Existing Political Participation of Central American Immigrants in Mexico

    Indi-Carolina Kryg

    Office of the President / Doctoral Researcher

    Lateinamerika Nachrichten / LN 582 | Article | 23/11/2022

    Four Women, One Common Struggle: On the Activism of Latin American Migrants in Mexico

    Migrants from Latin American countries have to struggle with feminicide, racism and forced disappearances in Mexico, even under the current government of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO).

    Deutsche Welle | Quote | 09/06/2021

    Wie die USA Einwanderung verhindern wollen

    Panelist | 18/08/2022

    ALAS México 2022

    In this presentation, Indi presented her doctoral project and first observations from her field research in Monterrey in the panel "Acciones Colectivas, Movimientos Sociales y Resistencias".

    Indi-Carolina Kryg

    Office of the President / Doctoral Researcher

    Organiser | 19/04/2022

    Violence Against Women in Latin America

    In this collaborative event, ILAS Director, Merike Blofield, and Edith Ferreto, Executive Director of the Mexican Section of Amnesty International, discussed the extent of gender-based violence against women, state protections, and feminist movements. Indi Kryg moderated this event.

    Indi-Carolina Kryg

    Office of the President / Doctoral Researcher

    Speaker | 23/11/2021

    Desigualdades y Agencia Política: Entender la participación política de personas inmigradas en México

    Conference 23/11/2021

    Indi Kryg presented her research results based on her Master's thesis at this international congress with academics from Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean. The panel was moderated by Sofía Espul (CALAS).

    Indi-Carolina Kryg

    Office of the President / Doctoral Researcher

    Teaching | Universität Hamburg | 2020

    Migration und politische Agency in den Amerikas

    Universität Hamburg Hamburg Germany

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