Mirna El Masri

Year: 2021

Center: Social Sciences

Supervisor: Sabine C. Carey

Mirna El Masri is a PhD student at the Center for Doctoral Studies in Social and Behavioral Sciences (CDSS), University of Mannheim, and a Research Fellow at the German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA), in Hamburg. She holds a MSc in International Relations from the University of Essex, United Kingdom, and a BA in Social Sciences from the University of Braunschweig, Germany. 

At the GIGA, she works on a project investigating sources of the radicalization of right-wing-, left-wing-, and Islamist groups. Her work involves conducting quantitative research within the project “MOTRA” (Monitoring System and Transfer Platform Radicalization). Prior to joining the GIGA, she worked as a Program Assistant at the Heinrich Böll Foundation (hbs) in Beirut, Lebanon.

Her current research interests include political violence, radicalization, terrorism, and quantitative methods.

Mirna El Masri

Mirna El Masri

PhD Candidate
University of Mannheim
School of Social Sciences
A 5, 6
68159 Mannheim