DISC Lecture Series: "Change of the Game or Games of Change? Making Sense of Middle East Politics after the 'Arab Spring'" by Oliver Schlumberger

Date: 
May 21, 2012 - 15:00 - 16:40
Building: 
Nador u. 13
Room: 
Room
 001
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DISC Lecture Series: "Change of the Game or Games of Change? Making Sense of Middle East Politics after the 'Arab Spring'" by Oliver Schlumberger

Information on Professor Schlumberger:

 

  • born in 1970
  • studied Political Science and Islamic Studies in Tübingen, Geneva and Damascus
  • 1998 – 2004 Assistant Professor at the Institute of Political Science in Tübingen, then applied science and policy advice as a research fellow [TM1]
  • Since 2005: Senior Researcher on Governance, Statehood, Security at the German Development Institute (DIE),Bonn
  • Since 2009: Professor for Middle East and Comparative Politics at the University of Tübingen

 

Research Interests: Comparative Study of Political Regimes, Democratization and Authoritarianism, Development Policy, Good Governance, Politics of the Middle East, Political Economy of Developing Countries.