Thomas Fickel has been a research scientist at ISOE since August 2018 and works in the research unit Biodiversity and People. After study visits to Marburg and Prague, he completed his Master’s degree in “International Studies/Peace and Conflict Research” at the Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main. His focus is on conflict analysis and conflict transformation. In his master thesis he dealt with the reconciliation process in Sri Lanka.
Focus of research
- Conflict analysis
- Trade-offs of ecosystem services
- Biodiversity conflicts