David Kreuer

Junior Research Group POLISES
Department Ecological Modelling (OESA)

Phone: +49 341 235 1705
Email: david.kreuer@ufz.de

Leipzig -> Building 1.0-1.3 -> Room 201



Research interests

  • empirical social-geographical fieldwork in the Middle East and North Africa
  • topics: rural social change, development, youth studies, mountain and steppe pastoralism
  • dissertation: understand socio-economic transformations and drought in eastern Morocco with the analytical help of actor-network theory

Academic career

2015-2019 Project Assistant, Junior Research Group POLISES
Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research – UFZ, Leipzig
2011-2019 PhD student, Faculty of History, Arts and Oriental Studies
University of Leipzig
2008-2012 Research Assistant, Collaborative Research Center 586 ‘Difference and Integration’
University of Leipzig & UFZ Leipzig
2006-2007 Student, Global Studies & Middle East Studies
University of California, Santa Barbara
2005-2006 Student, Palestine and Arabic Studies & Computer Science
Birzeit University
2002-2008 M.A. student, Arabic and Middle East Studies & Computer Science
University of Leipzig

Recent publications