Miranda Loli

Miranda Loli M.A.

Research Associate


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Miranda Loli currently works as a research associate at the Chair of Transnational Governance and with the interdisciplinary Programm “Technology and International Development”. She is a PhD candidate at the Cluster of Excellence “Normative Orders”/TU Darmstadt. Her thesis explores the intersection of corruption and conflict with a particular focus on the interplay of transnational and local civil society actors.

Research interests

  • International Development
  • International Political Sociology
  • Knowledge and Authority in Global Governance
  • The International Anti-Corruption Regime
Since 07/2019 Research Associate, Chair of Transnational Governance and Interdisciplinary Study Programm “Technology and International Development”
05/2016 – 07/2019 PhD Scholarship, University of Darmstadt and Cluster of Excellence “The Formation of Normative Orders”
Advisor: Prof. Dr. Jens Steffek
09/2018 – 12/2018 Visiting Researcher European University Institute, Florence
10/2013 – 04/2016 M.A. in International Relations/ Peace and Conict Studies, Goethe University of Frankfurt and
University of Darmstadt
10/2010 – 09/2013 B.A in Political Science, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich
10/2012 – 09/2013 Junior Research Associate, Institute of Development Strategy, Munich

Loli, Miranda (2018):
Self-legitimation patterns in the inequality-corruption nexus.
In: Crime, Law and Social Change, 70 (2), pp. 241-256. ISSN 0925-4994,
DOI: 10.1007/s10611-017-9729-8,