Katharina Nicolai

Katharina Nicolai, M.A.

Research Assistant

Erlanger Zentrum für Islam und Recht in Europa (EZIRE)

Bohlenplatz 6
91054 Erlangen

+49 9131 85-26369

Office hours: on appointment

2019 Receiver of the Christoph-Schumann-Memorial Award for an outstanding master thesis
since 2018 Research Assistant at EZIRE
2018 Master of Arts. Thesis topic: The Makhzan’s Garden: Cooptation and the Ambiguity of Environmental Politics in Morocco
2014-2018 Study of Middle Eastern Studies at Philipps Universität Marburg, École de Gouvernance et d’Économie Rabat, Marokko and Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
2010-2014 Study of Political Science and Islamic Studies at Universität Heidelberg and Katholischen Universität Leuven, Belgien

  •  Authoritarian transition, durability and persistence
  •  Climate policy and Environmental protection in the Maghreb region
  • Civil-military relations
  • Transitional Justice