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Skollan Elisabeth Warnck

Research Fellow

Leipzig Research Centre Global Dynamics (ReCentGlobe)
Nikolaistraße 10, Room 4.03
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-37741


Skollan Elisabeth Warnck is a doctoral researcher in the BMBF-fundend research project African non-military conflict intervention practices at the Research Centre Global Dynamics, Leipzig University. Her research interests lie in African peace and security, conflict management, RECs, methodological considerations of database/dataset construction and modeling, critical geography, and archival work and practice.

In her project, she engages with questions of reconstructing and mapping African regional organizations’ intervention practices in and through a database both methodologically and theoretically.

S. Elisabeth Warnck holds a BA in Media Science and English from Tuebingen University and a MA/MSc in Global Studies from Leipzig University and Roskilde University. In 2019, Elisabeth Warnck was awarded the CRC 1199 Pre-doc fellowship.

Professional career

  • since 04/2022
    Doctoral researcher, African non-military conflict intervention practices (ANCIP), Research Centre for Global Dynamics; Leipzig University
  • 05/2018 - 03/2022
    Research assistant, Collaborative Research Centre 1199 "Processes of Spatialization under the Global Condition", Research project: "Interregionalism and Security in the Sahel: The African Union, ECOWAS, and the European Union"; Leipzig University
  • 04/2016 - 08/2017
    Student assistant; Robert Bosch Foundation, Stuttgart


  • since 04/2021
    PhD Candidate, Graduate School for Global and Area Studies; Leipzig University
  • 10/2017 - 11/2019
    MA/MSc in Global Studies; Leipzig University and Roskilde University
  • 10/2013 - 09/2017
    BA in Media Science and English; Tuebingen University
  • Competence Network „African non-military conflict intervention practices” (ANCIP)
    Engel, Ulf
    Duration: 04/2022 – 03/2025
    Funded by: BMBF Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung
    Involved organisational units of Leipzig University: Leipzig Research Centre Global Dynamics (ReCentGlobe)
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more projects

  • Herpolsheimer, J.; Warnck, S. E.
    Mapping Intervention Practices of ECOWAS and the African Union: Methodological and Practical Challenges
    Leipzig. 2020.
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