Student Supervision

PhD Theses

09/2019 – today

First advisor for thesis on "Water-related Conflicts in the Draa Catchment, Morocco". Luis Miguel Silva-Novoa, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

01/2018 – today

First advisor for thesis on "Diverting Disasters: A Multi-method Analysis of Flood Management and its Conflict Implications in Pakistan". Syed Zulfiqar Ali Shah, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

05/2019 – today

First advisor for thesis on “Comparative Governance Analysis in the Environmental Sector and Analysis of Land Use Conflicts at the Border Region of Brazil, Bolivia and Peru”, Rebecca Froese, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

08/2019 – today

Second advisor for thesis on "Territorialisation Dynamics and Access Mechanisms in Extractive Resource Governance in Post-conflict Contexts: Analyzing Formalisation  Processes of Artisanal and Small-scale Mining Zones in Columbia". Zabrina Welter, University of Freiburg, Freiburg

04/2018 – today

Second advisor for thesis on "Climate Change and Conflict-induced Migration in North-east Nigeria and North Cameroon: Impact on Land Use, Natural Resources and Social Networks". Frederic Kamta, University of Hamburg, Hamburg

10/2017 – today

Second advisor for thesis on "Natural Resource Conflicts: Water Shortages and its Impacts on Innerstate Conflicts Over Water Bodies in the Eastern African Community". Julia Renner, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

02/2015 – 10/2017

Panel chair for thesis on "The Roadmap to Energy Security in Egypt“, Mostafa Shaaban, University of Hamburg, Hamburg

 

Master Theses

04/2018 – 09/2018

Second advisor for thesis on “Integration von hochqualifizierten Migranten in Hongkong – eine qualitative Analyse” (“Integration of Highly Qualified Migrants in Hongkong – a Qualitative Analysis”), Simone Gauer, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

02/2016 - 05/2017

Second advisor for thesis on “Vergleichende Analyse von Lärm in ausgewählten Stadtgebieten Hamburgs" ("Comparative Analysis of Noise in Selected Urban Areas of Hamburg"), Caroline Schumann, University of Hamburg, Hamburg

03/2015 – 01/2017

First advisor for thesis on “Climate Proofing in Development Cooperation”, Rebecca Froese, University of Hamburg, Hamburg

09/2015 – 04/2016

First advisor for thesis on “Environmental Justice in Thailand”, Marie Elaine Haller, Alice Salomon University for Applied Sciences, Berlin

 

Bachelor Theses

04/2020 – 07/2020

First advisor for thesis on “Der Konflikt um das Atomkraftwerk Tihange in Belgien" (The Conflict over the Nuclear Power Plant Tihange in Belgium"), Lisa-Marie Dolzmann, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

03/2020 – 06/2020

First advisor for thesis on “Der Konflikt um Terminal 3 des Frankfurter Flughafens” (“The Conflict over Terminal 3 of Frankfurt International Airport"), Konstantin Becker, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

01/2020 – 04/2020

Second advisor for thesis on “Können wir in umweltfreundliches Verhalten hinein wachsen? - Zusammenhänge zwischen Growth Mindset, Selbstwirksamkeit und Umweltverhalten” (“Can we Grow Into Ecological Behaviour? - Correlations Between Growth Mindset, Self-efficacy and Environmental Behaviour"), Monique Besier, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

10/2019 – 01/2020

First advisor for thesis on “Fluch oder Segen? – Konflikt um die Errichtung des Windparks Wenzelstein in der Stadt Wadern” (“Curse or blessing? - Conflict over the construction of the Wenzelstein wind farm in the town of Wadern"), Yannik Lauer, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

10/2019 – 01/2020

First advisor for thesis on “Chancen, Risiken und Konfliktpotenziale der Modernisierung der Wasserinfrastruktur in Münster” (“Opportunities, Risks and Conflict Potential of the Modernisation of the Water Infrastructure in Münster"), Justus Gringel, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

10/2019 – 01/2020

First advisor for thesis on “Was treibt den Konflikt um den Hambacher Forst? Eine Akteurs-orientierte Konfliktanalyse” (“What Leads to the Conflict over the Hambach Forest? An Actor-oriented Conflict Analysis"), Julian Gerhards, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

10/2019 – 01/2020

First advisor for thesis on “Gentrifizierung im Jungbusch? Chancen und Herausforderungen der Stadtentwicklung am Beispiel des Mannheimer Szeneviertels” (“Gentrification in the Jungbusch? Opportunities and Challenges of Urban Development using the Example of Mannheim's Trendy District"), Sofia Winter, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

10/2019 – 01/2020

First advisor for thesis on “Quartiersentwicklung - Wie müssen sich Quartiere im Zuge des demographischen Wandel weiterentwickeln” (“Neighbourhood Development - How must Nneighbourhoods Develop Given Demographic Change"), Jan Schneider, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

09/2019 – 12/2019

First advisor for thesis on “Der Prozess der Gentrifizierung am Beispiel von Köln-Mülheim” (“The Process of Gentrification using the Example of Cologne-Mülheim"), Anja Brach, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

09/2019 – 12/2019

Second advisor for thesis on “„XXV. Olympische Sommerspiele in Barcelona 1992: Eine Ex-post-Analyse der städtischen Infrastruktur” (“XXV Summer Olympic Games in Barcelona 1992: An Ex-post Analysis of the Urban Infrastructure"), Lukas Härting, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

08/2019 – 11/2019

Second advisor for thesis on “Kleines Land ganz groß – Luxemburgs Einfluss auf die Grenzregion” (“Small but Big – Luxembourg's Influence on the Border Region"), Alina Fox, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

08/2019 – 11/2019

Second advisor for thesis on “Konfliktanalyse innerstädtischer Renaturierungsprojekte am Beispiel des Russenweihers in Speyer” (“Conflict Analysis of Inner-city Renaturation Projects using the Example of the Russian Pond in Speyer as an Example"), Rebekka Hohmann, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

08/2019 – 11/2019

First advisor for thesis on “"Verheizte Heimat?!“- Konflikt um den Braunkohletagebau Hambach” (“"Burned Home!" Conflict over the Hambach open-cast Lignite Mine."), Leo Ebert, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

08/2019 – 11/2019

First advisor for thesis on “Der Konflikt um den Ausbau der Bundesstraße 10” (“The Conflict over the Extension of the Bundesstraße 10"), Maximilian Elig, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

05/2019 – 08/2019

First advisor for thesis on “Landnutzungskonflikte um den Ausbau der Windkraft im Spessart” (“Land Use Conflicts over the Expansion of Wind Power in the Spessart"), Luise Werland, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

04/2019 – 07/2019

First advisor for thesis on “Landnutzungskonflikte um den Braunkohleabbau in NRW – Welche Konflikte ergeben sich durch den Braunkohleabbau im Rheinischen Revier?”” (“Land Use Conflicts around Lignite Mining in North Rhine-Westphalia - What Conflicts Result from Lignite Mining in the Rhenish Mining District?"), Sophie-Charlotte Veit, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

04/2019 – 07/2019

First advisor for thesis on “Was sind die wesentlichen Vor- und Nachteile von landwirtschaftlich erzeugtem Biogas, sowie das daraus resultierende Potenzial für Landnutzungskonflikte?” (“What are the main Advantages and Disadvantages of Agriculturally Produced Biogas and the Resulting Potential for Land Use Conflicts?"), Hannah Hauter, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

03/2019 – 06/2019

First advisor for thesis on “Was treibt Konflikte zwischen Kreuzfahrtgesellschaften und lokaler Bevölkerung? (Das Beispiel Falmouth, Jamaika)” (“What Drives Conflicts between Cruise Companies and the Local Population? (The Case of Falmouth, Jamaica)"), Viktoria Westfal, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau
11/2019 – 01/2019

First advisor for thesis on “Der achte Kontinent: Welche Auswirkungen hat
unser Plastikkonsum auf die maritime Tier- und Pflanzenwelt und welche Lösungsansätze gibt es?” (“The 8th Continent: What Effects does our Consumption of Plastic have on the Maritime Flora and Fauna and What are the Solutions"), Lena Küchenhoff, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

10/2018 – 01/2019

First advisor for thesis on “Akteursbasierte Konfliktanalyse über den Ausbau des Nürburgrings” (“Actor-based Conflict Analysis of the Expansion of the Nürburgring"), Sylvia Hillmann, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

10/2018 – 01/2019

First advisor for thesis on “Küstenschutz an der deutschen Nordseeküste
am Beispiel Sylt” (“Coast Protection at the German North Sea with Focus on the Island Sylt"), Nina Weisbrod, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

10/2018 – 01/2019

First advisor for thesis on “Tagebau Garzweiler II - Eine Akteurs-orientierte Konfliktanalyse” (“Surface Mining Garzweiler II - An Actor-oriented Conflict Analysis"), Leon Silva, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

10/2018 – 01/2019

First advisor for thesis on “Gentrifizierungstendenzen in Berlin” (“Trends of Gentrification in Berlin"), Lisa Florschütz, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

08/2018 – 11/2018 

First advisor for thesis on “Gentrifizierung in deutschen Großstädten: Eine Chance für die Stadt oder Verdrängung der einkommensschwachen Bevölkerung?” (“Gentrification in German Cities: Opportunity for the City or Displacment of Poorer Parts of the Population?”), Rabea Kaulen, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

09/2017 – 12/2017

First advisor for thesis on “Neuausrichtung einer ehemaligen Indurstriestadt – Strukturwandel im Ruhrgebiet am Beispiel Essen” (“Reorientation of a Former industrial City – Structural Change in the Ruhr Using the Example of Essen”), Fabian Dein, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

09/2017 – 12/2017

First advisor for thesis on “Integration der Nachkommen griechischer Gastarbeiter in Mannheim” (“Integration of Greek Foreign Workers’ Descendants in Mannheim”), Vassilios Tzakos, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

09/2017 – 01/2018

First advisor for thesis on “Welche sozioökonomischen Folgen hat ein Megaevent auf das austragende Schwellen- oder Entwicklungsland? Am Beispiel der FIFA Weltmeisterschaft 2010 in Südafrika” (“Which Socioeconomic Consequences does a Megaevent such as the FIFA World Championship 2010 in South Africa have on an Emerging or Developing Country that Carries out the Event”), Miriam Frankel, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau
10/2016 – 03/2017

Second advisor for thesis on “Der Weg des Elektroschrotts nach Ghana” (“The Way of the Electronic Waste to Ghana"), Anna Strobel, University of Hamburg, Hamburg

10/2016 – 03/2017 Second advisor for thesis on “Wassernutzung an Fließgewässern während Niedrigwasser-Perioden: eine Konfliktanalyse am Beispiel des Kochers” (“Water use along rivers during low water periods: a conflict analysis using the example of the Kocher”), Anna Metz, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau

03/2015 – 10/2016 

First and second advisor for six bachelor theses at the Institute of Geography, University of Hamburg, Hamburg