Dr. Marlien Schlaphoff

Portrait Foto Dr. Marlien Schlaphoff (David Ausserhofer)
David Ausserhofer


Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin
Former Scholarship Holder of the Research Unit
Former Visiting Researcher of the Research Unit
Former Staff Member of the Research Unit


Marlien Schlaphoff was scholarship holder (2013-2016), research fellow (2016-2017), and guest researcher (2017-2018) at the Global Governance unit. She received her PhD in International Relations at the Freie Universität Berlin in 2017 (Title of the thesis: Counterterrorism Across Regions. Explaining the Scope of Regional Counterterrorism Activity).

09/2013-10/2017 PhD Candidate/research fellow at the WZB Berlin Social Science Center / Berlin Graduate School for Transnational Studies (BTS)

03–06/2015 Visiting PhD Student, University of New South Wales, Sydney

09/2012–07/2013 Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Law and Politics of International Security, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam Thesis on "Military Interventions in Africa: Law and Politics of the African Union"

03–06/2012 Advisor, Permanent Mission of Tuvalu to the United Nations, New York City

12/2011–01/2012 Intern, Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic)

10/2009–11/2011 Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in International Management, University of Flensburg