Mustafa Karahamad

Mustafa Karahamad

Doctoral Researcher
Associate Fellow
Research Department:
Transnational Politics
Research Group 'Terrorism'


E-Mail: karahamad @hsfk .de

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since 2020 Doctoral Researcher at PRIF
2018–2019 Consultant for the project Integration through Qualification-IQ (Mainz)
2019 International Parliament Scholarship of the German Bundestag IPS (Berlin)

Master degree in history and political science at the University of Siegen

2016 Internship at the United Nations University (UNU); Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS) (Bonn)

Post-Graduate Programme in Post-Conflict Studies at the University of Konstanz

2015–2018 German Academic Exchange Service DAAD scholarship for international students
2014–2015 Education Officer, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) und UNICEF (Lebanon)


Mustafa Karahamad is working on the following issues:

  • Globalization processes in the Middle East
  • Counter-Terrorism

Other professional activities

since 2020 Co-Speaker of PRIF's Postgraduate Colloquium
2019–2020 Moderator and project associate of the political education project of the Syrian Academics Association LSA (Mainz)