Philipp Michaelis, M.A.

Research Assistant

Käte Hamburger Kolleg / Centre for Global Cooperation Research
Schifferstr. 44
47059 Duisburg

Phone: +49 (0)203 379-5260
Fax: +49 (0)203 379-5276



University of Cologne, Germany

M.A. in Political Science, African Studies and English


College of Education Azare, Nigeria

Language Scholarship (German Academic Exchange Service)

Research Interests

  • Statehood and State Failure
  • Peace and Conflict Studies
  • State and Non-State Actors in Armed Conflict
  • International Relations
  • Sub-Saharan Africa


Michaelis, Philipp (2018). 'Public Participation and Elite Capture: A yet Incomplete Struggle Towards a New Constitution in Tanzania'. In: Tania Abbiate, Markus Böckenförde und Veronica Federico (eds.): Public Participation in African Constitutionalism. Abingdon, Oxon / New York: Routledge (Routledge global cooperation series), p. 177–193.

Böckenförde, Markus, Krupke, Nadja and Michaelis, Philipp (eds.) (2016). A Multi-Disciplinary Mosaic. Reflections on Global Cooperation and Migration. Käte Hamburger Kolleg/Centre for Global Cooperation Research (KHK/GCR21). Duisburg (Global Dialogues, 13).