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Doctoral Candidates

Arun Adhikari

Arun Adhikari, MA

Project: Nepalese Societies’ Recovery from the 2015 Earthquakes

Mariana Arjona Soberón

Mariana Arjona Soberón, MA

Project: #ViralEnvironmentalism—Digital Landscapes of Environmental Activism, Fridays for Future and Beyond

Zhanna Baimukhamedova

Zhanna Baimukhamedova, MSc

Project: Transforming the Bavarian Forest: Socio-Ecological Crises, Community Resilience, and Sustainability from a Historical Perspective

Regina Bichler

Regina Bichler, MSc

Project: The “Zero Waste Cities“ Munich and Kamikatsu: waste prevention, recycling and the integration of technological innovations to establish sustainable waste practices

Saskia Brill

Saskia Brill, MA

Project: Negotiating Air: Cultural Perceptions of Greenhouse Gases

Claudio de Majo

Claudio de Majo, MA, MSc

Project: Collective Properties and Ecology on Southern Italian Mountains in the Contemporary Era

Ayushi Dhawan

Ayushi Dhawan, MA

Project: India’s Shipbreaking Business, Emerging Economies, and the “Right to Pollute”

Daniel Dumas

Daniel Dumas, MA

Project: From Eskimo Hunter Stamps to Beaded Identities: Cultural Representations of Indigeneity and the Environment

Anikó Elek Tálas

Anikó Elek Tálas, MA

Project: A Poetics of Displacement: Cosmological Mindscapes and Observers in J.C.’s Poetry

Maximilian Feichtner

Maximilian Feichtner, MA

Project: Texaco's Legacy: Ghost Acres and Dirty Technology Transfers in the Indigenous Amazon Region of Ecuador

Martín Fonck

Martín Fonck, MA

Project: "Exploring the underground": Following evidence practices and traces of geothermal energy futures in Chilean Andes

Dorothea Hutterer

Dorothea Hutterer, MA

Project: Local Environmental Aspects of a Former Bishop’s County

Fausto Ignatov Vinueza

Fausto Ignatov Vinueza, MA

Project: The Ambivalences of Success: Discourses on Development, Progress, and Extractivism

Andreas Jünger

Andreas Jünger, MA

Project: Ideas, Politics, and Materialities: A Socio-Environmental History of Organic Farming in Andalusia

Eugenio Luciano

Eugenio Luciano, MA

Project: The Anthropocene Hypothesis: Birth and Epistemology

Huiying Ng

Huiying Ng, MSoc

Project: Infra-structural remediations: Agroecological futures as prospective ethnographies of hope

Lotta Ortheil

Lotta Ortheil, MA

Project: Urban Food Forestry: A multispecies approach for resilient and sustainable cities

Jonatan Palmblad

Jonatan Palmblad, MA

Project: Organic Humanism: Lewis Mumford's Philosophy of Environment and Technology

María del Pilar Peralta Ardila

María del Pilar Peralta Ardila, MA

Project: Life trajectories of women in defense and care of the environment, Colombia, 1990-2019

Noemi Quagliati

Noemi Quagliati, MA

Project: Militarized Visualities: Photographed Landscape in WWI Germany

Talitta Reitz

Talitta Reitz, MA

Project: Community Transformation and Ecological Restoration in Portland, Oregon, and Munich, Bavaria

Danielle Scheil

Danielle Scheil, MA

Project: How Economists ‘See’ the Environment: Textual Framing and Research Bias in Current Economic Research on the Environment, 2016-today

Lena Schlegel

Lena Schlegel, MA

Project: Caring for Climate Change? (Re-)Configuring Human-Nature Relations in Context of the Australian Black Summer – Towards A New Materialist Sociology of Care

Kira J. Schmidt

Kira J. Schmidt, MA

Project: Network Building and Negotiation Processes in European Alpine Transit Policy

Sevgi Mutlu Sirakova

Sevgi Mutlu Sirakova, MSc MSc

Project: Connected Food: An Interdisciplinary Approach into Interspecies Encounters of Food

Jonas Stuck

Jonas Stuck, MA

Project: Transnational Toxic Waste Trade and the Two Germanies—From the Environmental Turn to Reunification

Andrei Vinogradov

Andrei Vinogradov

Project: Movements against Industrial Pollution of the Environment in the Late Russian Empire (1870–1917)

Pui Ting Wong

Pui Ting Wong, MPhil

Project: Electricity Demand and Everyday Lifestyle: A Time-Use Analysis