Stephen Karugu Njuguna

Stephen Karugu Njuguna
Photo: Delia Baum

Doctoral Candidate

Contact information

+49 6421 28-24507 +49 6421 28-24528 Ketzerbach 11
35032 Marburg
F|20 Institutsgebäude

Organizational unit

Philipps-Universität Marburg Zentrum für Konfliktforschung (ZfK)
  • Research Interests

    Legitimacy and armed non-state actors in conflicts
    Violent conflict and peace processes in the global community
    politics of international administrations in post-conflict societies
    Globalisation and conflict
    Nexus of development cooperation and peace

  • Curriculum Vitae

    Since Juni 2015: PhD candidate at the Center for Conflict Studies, Philipps University Marburg (PhD working title: Trajectories of Change from Armed Struggle to Politics: Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM) Transformation from a Liberation/Guerrilla Movement to a Political Party)

    October 2012 – November 2014: M.A. Peace and Conflict Studies at Philipps University Marburg

    October 2009 – March 2012: B.A. in Political Science at Philipps University Marburg

  • Presentations

    June 2017, Guest Speaker at the Association of Development Cooperation (AGEH) for the Annual Qualified Experts Meeting in Mombasa, Kenya on the topic: “Negotiated Democracy, Input and Simulations: 2017 General Elections in Kenya”

    November 2014, Guest Speaker at the Kenya seminar in Ellwangen, Germany on the topic: "Kenya and the Regional Conflict Areas: Peace Broker, Refugees Destination and Kenya’s Interest in the Somalia Conflict”

  • Teaching

    March – June 2019: Visiting Research Fellow at the Catholic University of East Africa (CUEA): Scientific Writing and Research Methods

  • Publications

    2016: Fr. Willybard Lagho and Annan Bonaya: Religion and Peace in Eastern Africa: Pilot study on Methodological Approaches and Tools for Measuring Change and Results of working with Religion and Religious Actors for Peace and Reconciliation. DANMISSION (Editor with Annica Baum)

    2015: Transformation of Resistance Movements to Political Parties. (With Fabian Baumert, Natalia Báez Zamudio, Ali Naki Tutar, Fadi Nassir, Sebastian von Spalding, Daniel Taylor). Grin Verlag.

  • Scholarships

    ERASMUS+ Program, Guest Researcher at Catholic University of East Africa (CUEA): March - June 2019

    Evangelisches Studienwerk Villigst: January 2016 - December 2019

    Catholic Academic Exchange Service (KAAD): October 2013 - December 2014

    Germany Scholarship: July 2011 - September 2011 and July 2013 - September 2013

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