Thesis subject

Supervision Gemma van der Haar

My research is located at the intersection of development sociology and conflict studies. I have a particular interest in issues of ordering, governance and state formation in conflict and disaster ‐ affected settings.

Themes for thesis research

I am interested to supervise thesis in the broad domain of conflict, post ‐ conflict and post ‐ disaster reconstruction and governance.

Fields of Expertise

Everyday politics of conflict and recovery, with a focus (a.o.) on:

  • Land governance
  • Local governance/state formation
  • Gender
  • Youth

Geographical Area

Various. Currently:

  • Great Lakes region in Africa
  • Colombia

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