Kristine Avram

Research Assistant for Research Unit 2

Käte Hamburger Kolleg / Centre for Global Cooperation Research
Schifferstraße 44
47059 Duisburg
Germany

Phone: +49 (0)203 379-5261
Fax: +49 (0)203 379-5276
E-Mail: avram@gcr21.uni-due.de

Vita

10/2014-04/2015

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Germany

Sector Programme 'Peace and Security'

Consultant

01/2014-06/2014

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH

Sector Programme 'Peace and Security'

Intern

08/2012-11/2012

Friedrich Ebert Foundation

Mozambique Office

Intern

10/2011-02/2012

University of Haifa

MA Program Peace and Conflict Management Studies

10/2010-11/2013

Philipps University Marburg, Germany

M.A. in Peace and Conflict Studies

04/2010-07/2010

University of Erfurt, Germany

Chair for International and Comparative Communication Studies

Research Assistant

02/2009-07/2009

Complutense University of Madrid

Study Programme Communication Science/ Romance Studies

10/2007-09/2010

University of Erfurt

B.A. in Communication Science/ Romance Studies

Publications

Avram, Kristine (2017): 'PERIPHERIE-Stichwort: Transitional Justice', Peripherie: Zeitschrift für Politik und Ökonomie in der Dritten Welt 145 (37): 52–5.

Research Interests

  • International Criminal Law / Justice
  • Post-conflict Peacebuilding / Transitional Justice
  • Narratives of Collective Violence; Repression
  • Development Policy
  • Forced Migration
  • Regional Focus: Sub-Sahara Africa, Eastern Europe

Current Project

  • PhD Project: "Ascribing Individual Criminal Responsibility in the Aftermath of Collective Violence and Repression - A Conceptual Framework of Perceptions, Interpretations, and Effects"

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Philipps University Marburg, Centre for Conflict Studies: Complex emergencies and current conflicts, winter term 2016/2017
  • Philipps University Marburg, Centre for Conflict Studies: Undergraduate classes in interdisciplinary perspectives on perpetration and victimhood, summer term 2016
  • Friedrich Ebert Foundation: Seminar in war and crisis reporting and conflict-sensitive journalism, 16–19 June 2016

Seminars and Conferences

  • 'Individualizing Guilt in the Aftermath of Collective Violence and Repression: Mapping Narratives of Responsibility', Presentation at the 6th Annual Conference of the Historical Dialogues, Justice, and Memory Network, Amsterdam, December 2016
  • 'Individualizing Guilt in the Aftermath of Collective Violence and Repression: Mapping Narratives of Responsibility', Presentation at the Zentrumstage 2016 "On Collective Violence: Actions, Roles, Perceptions", Marburg, October 2016
  • Organisation of the Conference 'On Collective Violence. Actors, Roles, and Perceptions', Marburg, Germany, 20–22 October 2016 (with Melanie Hartmann, Philipp Schultheiß, Timothy Williams)

Awards

  • Scholarship Award University of Haifa, 10/2011–02/2012
  • ERASMUS Scholarship, 02/2009–07/2009
  • Scholarship Friedrich Ebert Foundation, 01/2009–11/2013