Verena Lasso Mena M.A.
Verena Lasso Mena works as a research assistant at the Chair of International Relations headed by Prof. Dr. Markus Lederer. Since May 2022, she has been a research fellow in the cooperative project of the regional research center “Transformations of Political Violence (TraCe)”.
Environmental and resource conflicts
Democracy and social inequality
Area Studies Latin America
|05/2022||Research Associate at the Chair of “International Relations” at the TU Darmstadt|
|10/2018 – 09/2021||M.A. Political Science with focus on Area Studies at the University of Rostock, Thesis: “Social activists as victims of violence in the peace process in Colombia – a conflict analysis”.|
|10/2014 – 03/2018||B.A. International Communication and Translation in Political Science at the University of Hildesheim, Thesis: “Election Campaign in Venezuela – A Comparative Discourse Analysis of the Presidents Hugo Chávez and Nicolás Maduro”.|