Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg

Prof. Dr. Marcus Nüsser

Supervised dissertations (chronological)

Dr. Juliane Dame 2012

  • Ernährungssicherung im Hochgebirge: Eine akteursorientierte Studie in Ladakh, Nordindien
    Research project: Food security in Ladakh - Subsistence-oriented resource utilisation and socioeconomic transformation; Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), NU102 / 7-1 and 7-2

Dr. Lars Stöwesand 2012

  • Hidden displacement: The hidden nature and neglect of conflict-induced displacement during the Maoist people's war in Nepal
    [Südasien-Institut Universität Heidelberg, Kurt-Hiehle Stiftung, Eigenfinanzierung]

Martin Gerwin

  • Changing Strategies of Resource Use in the Borderland of the Kumaon Himalaya, India
    Research project: Changing Strategies of Resource Use: The 'Bhotiyas' in the High Mountain Border Region of Uttarakhand, India; Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), NU102 / 10-1 and 10-2 Abstract

Dr. Ravi Baghel 2013

  • River Control in India: Spatial, Governmental and Subjective Dimensions
    Research project: Forschungsprojekt: Large Dams - Contested Environments Between Hydro-Power and Resistance, Excellence Cluster "Asia and Europe", C2
    Advances in Asian Human-Environmental Research 2014

Dr. Alexander Erlewein 2014

  • Wasserkraftentwicklung in Himachal Pradesh, Indien: Zwischen globalem Klimaschutz und lokalen Umweltveränderungen
    Research project: Large Dams and ‘Clean Development’: Transcultural Narratives about Global Environmental Change and their Asymmetric Impacts; Excellence Cluster "Asia and Europe", C8
    Kumulative Dissertation

Dr. Paul Roden 2014

  • Socio-political change and development interventions in Laikipia County, Kenya
    Research project: Semi-arid areas in transition: Livelihood security, socio-ecological variability and the role of development interventions in East Africa (Volkswagen Foundation)

Dr. Thomas Lennartz 2015

  • Naturgefahren und alltägliche Risiken der Lebenssicherung: Verwundbarkeit gegenüber gravitativen Massenbewegungen in Nepal
    Forschungsprojekt: Landslide Hazard and Vulnerability: Unsafe Conditions in the Middle Hills of Nepal; Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) NU102 / 12-1

Dr. Anne Ulrich 2015

  • Livelihood dynamics in tropical drylands: Mixed farming, water management and market integration in Laikipia, Kenya
    Forschungsprojekt: Semi-arid areas in transition: Livelihood security, socio-ecological variability and the role of development interventions in East Africa (Volkswagen Foundation)

Dr. Aditya Ghosh 2016

  • Cursed waters: Climate calamities and subaltern sustainability in Indian Sundarbans
    Project financed through DAAD