Visiting Fellows

Currently at the GIGA

Name Country of Origin / Institution Research Duration of stay Funding
Dr. Jaemin Shim
  • Understanding Party Politics in Northeast Asia with Multiple Cleavages
  • Gender and Politics in Northeast Asia: Legislative Patterns and Performance of Female Legislators
  • Capturing Welfare Politics with Triangulation: Combining Multiple Datasets and Methods from Neighbouring Disciplines
  • Presidentialism and Welfare Politics
  • Party-Voter Linkage of Unorthodox Social Policy in Korea and Japan
  • World Politics of Social Investment

Thyssen Fellowship

Jan Němec

Faculty of International Relations, University of Economics, Prague

  • Comparative Politics
  • Party Politics
  • Electoral Processes
  • Legislative Studies

University of Economics, Prague

Enrique Carlos Natalino

Federal University of Minas Gerais - UFMG, Brazil

  • Presidential Diplomacy
  • Ideology and Foreign Policy
  • Foreign Policy Analysis
  • Political Resource Course

Brazilian Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education - CAPES

Dr. Sazana Jayadeva
  • Transnational student migration from India

Leibniz-DAAD Research Fellowships

Sinan Chu

People's Republic of China, Department of Political Science, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, USA

  • Ethnic Politics in Contemporary China
  • Authoritarian Politics
  • Social Policies in Non-Democracies
  • State-Intellectual Relations
  • US-China/East-Asia Relations
  • Qualitative Research Methods

Konrad Adenauer Foundation

Jannik Schritt

Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology and The Ethnographic Collection, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

  • Political Anthropology
  • Anthropology of the State
  • Anthropology of Development
  • Oil
  • Globalization

VW Grant "Forschung und Praxis"

Dr. Merouan Mekouar

York University, Canada

  • Governance in Authoritarian Countries
  • Authoritarian Resilience
  • Social Movements
  • Democratic Transitions
  • Diffusion

Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, York University