Research Training Group: KRITIS

The Research Training Group ‘Critical infrastructures: construction, functional crises and protection in cities’ at the Technical University of Darmstadt started its research activities on October 1, 2016 and has just been extended in the second round until 2026. In the College, which is sponsored by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation), historians, infrastructure and land use planners, civil engineers, philosophers, Prof. Dr. Michèle Knodt as political scientist, architects and IT specialists work together.

Funding

Funding institution: DFG (German Research Foundation)

Funding period: since 2016

Supervisor and doctoral candidates

  Name Working area(s) Contact
Professors
Prof. Dr. Michèle Knodt
Chair | Project Leader
Comparative Politics and European Integration
+49 6151 16-57353
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Academic staff
Elisa Berg M.A.
Research Training Group KRITIS / Doctoral Candidate
Comparative Politics and European Integration
+49 6151 16-
S4|24
Eva Platzer
Research Training Group KRITIS / Doctoral Candidate
Comparative Politics and European Integration
+49 6151 16-57577
S4|24 110
Dr. Alice Engel (geb. Knauf)
Research Associate (in maternity leave)
Comparative Politics and European Integration
S4|23 215