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Dastan Jasim

Research Fellow

Doctoral Student

Short CV

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

  • Since 06/2017: Conflict Researcher for the Heidelberg Institute for International Conflict Research on Kurdish conflicts in Iraq and Syria

  • 07 - 09/2019: Visiting Scholar at the Center for Gender and Development Studies (CGDS) at the American University of Iraq - Sulaimaniya

  • 10/2017 - 02/2019: Student assistant at GESIS - Leibniz Institute for Social Sciences, Mannheim

  • 08 – 09/2018: Internship at the GIGA Institute for Asian Studies

  • Education: M.A. in Political Science & Assyriology, Heidelberg University; B.A. in Social Sciences, University of Stuttgart


Current Research

  • Kurdish Studies

  • Democratization and Decentralization

  • Post-conflict reconstruction

  • Survey data harmonization


Countries and Regions

  • Middle East


Projects