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Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict (IFHV)
Ruhr University Bochum (RUB)
Bochumer Fenster, 4th floor
Massenbergstraße 9 B
44787 Bochum
Germany

Room 4.50
Tel.: +49 234 32-27935
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NATIONALITY

German; French
 
RESEARCH INTERESTS

International political sociology
International interventions
Development studies
State-building & state formation
Interpretive & ethnographic methods
 
EDUCATION

09/2015 – 08/2019 Ph.D. Fellow Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences (BIGSSS)
Thesis: “Doing elections. How global ordering works through missionizing, intervening, working and managing”

10/2005 – 05/2010        Diploma study in Political Science
Philipps-University Marburg
Minor subjects: law; peace and conflict studies
Thesis: „Possibilities and chances of cooperation between the international community and Iran in Afghanistan“

08/2008 – 12/2008 Term abroad at the University of Tehran (Iran)
   
WORK EXPERIENCE AND OTHER ACTIVITIES

Since 04/2020   Senior Researcher for Global Governance and Humanitarian Action     
Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict (IFHV)
Ruhr University Bochum (RUB)

04/2016 – 09/2016   Research assistant
University of Bremen, Chair for International Relations and World Society (Lead: Prof. Dr. Klaus Schlichte)

10/2011 – 12/2014        Research fellow in the project „Why do states collapse?“
University of Duisburg-Essen, Chair for International Relations and Development Policy (Lead: Dr. Daniel Lambach / Prof. Dr. Tobias Debiel)

04/2011 – 09/2011        Research assistant
Philipps-University Marburg, Chair for Comparative Politics and International Development Studies (Lead: Prof. Dr. Claudia Derichs)

01/2009 – 03/2009        Intern
Research Division Middle East and Africa, German Institute for International and Security Affairs (Berlin)

08/2006 – 10/2006        Intern
Department of Political and Cultural Change, Center for Development Research (Bonn)
   
MEMBERSHIPS

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Politikwissenschaft (DVPW; German Association for Political Science)
European International Studies Association (EISA)
 
SCHOLARSHIPS, GRANTS & AWARDS

Ph.D. Fellowship, Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences (BIGSSS) (3 years)
Stipend, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD): Fieldwork in Addis Ababa & New York (5 months)
Grants for conference participations by DAAD, Fritz Thyssen-Stiftung
 
PUBLICATIONS

Johais, Eva; Bayer, Markus & Lambach, Daniel (2020): How do states collapse? Towards a model of causal mechanisms, Global Change, Peace & Security. https://doi.org/10.1080/14781158.2020.1780204

Lambach, Daniel; Johais, Eva; Bayer, Markus (2020): Militarization, factionalism and political transitions: an inquiry into the causes of state collapse. In: Zeitschrift für Vergleichende Politikwissenschaft. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12286-020-00450-9

Lambach, Daniel; Johais, Eva; Bayer, Markus (2016): Warum Staaten zusammenbrechen. Eine vergleichende Untersuchung der Ursachen von Staatskollaps. Wiesbaden: Springer VS.

Lambach, Daniel; Johais, Eva; Bayer, Markus (2015): Conceptualizing State Collapse: An Institutionalist Approach. In: Third World Quarterly 36:7, 1299-1315.
Reprinted in: Gisselquist, Rachel (ed.) (2017): Fragility, Aid, and Statebuilding. London: Routledge, 31-47.

Lambach, Daniel; Johais, Eva; Bayer, Markus (2015): The Causes of State Collapse: Results from a QCA Analysis. Louvain-la-Neuve: COMPASSS Working Paper 2015-80. http://www.compasss.org/wpseries/LambachJohaisBayer2015.pdf

Johais, Eva (2014): Internationale Gemeinschaft und Iran in Afghanistan. Chancen und Möglichkeiten einer Kooperation. Saarbrücken: AV Akademikerverlag.
  
LANGUAGE SKILLS

German (mother tongue)
English (very good)
French (very good)
Farsi (fair)
Arabic (basic)