Ulrike Krause is Junior Professor for Global Governance and Humanitarian Action at the Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict (IFHV) at Ruhr University Bochum, and affiliated Research Associate at the Refugee Studies Centre, University of Oxford. Previously, she worked at the Center for Conflict Studies, Marburg University and was PI of the project Global Refugee Protection and Local Refugee Engagement funded by the Gerda Henkel Foundation.
With a focus on Forced Migration and Refugee Studies and Peace and Conflict Studies, her teaching and research interests are in the areas of humanitarian refugee protection, conflict displacement nexus, resilience, gender as well as sexual and gender-based violence. Her regional focus is on Africa, in particular East Africa and Uganda. Over the past years, she has published widely on these topics. She is a co-founder and co-editor of the German Journal for Refugee Studies, a board member of the German Network Refugee Research (Netzwerk Flüchtlingsforschung) and of the German Association for Peace and Conflict Studies (AFK). She has also founded and led the German Refugee Research Blog (FlüchtlingsforschungsBlog) as a part of the German Network Refugee Research.
In addition, she has worked for international organizations such as UNICEF, GIZ and World Vision in refugee assistance, human rights and gender mainstreaming in Uganda, Germany and other countries.
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