Dr. Johanna Rapp

Country of current residence

Germany

Current position

Coordinator

Current institute employer

Max-Planck-Gesellschaft

Since

2018

Website current institute
Profession

Political Scientist

Specialisation

Political Science, Demographics and Law

Degrees / expertise

Diplom (MA) in Political Science, Demographics and Law, University of Bamberg (10/2006 - 03/2012) Thesis Title: Do Political Parties Contribute to the Consolidation of Democracy in Africa? A Comparative Analysis of Attitudes Towards Parties and Democracy in Ghana and Zambia

Professional experience

07/2016 - 05/2018 Senior Project Manager, Science and Research Department, Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH

04/2012 - 03/2013 Research Associate and Lecturer, Chair of Comparative Politics, University of Bamberg 

Supervisors of
doctoral work

Prof. Dr. Conrad Schetter, Director for Research, Bonn International Center for Conversion (BICC)

Prof. Dr. Simon Fink, Institut für Politikwissenschaft, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

Advisor at ZEF

Dr. Wolfram Laube, Senior Researcher, Department for Political and Cultural Change

2017

Rapp, J..  2017.  The Challenge of Governing Natural Resources - A Social Network Analysis of Actors' Collaboration in Ghana's Petroleum Sector.  Doctoral Thesis at  Faculty of Arts, University of Bonn.  Further Information

2015

Rapp, Johanna.  2015.  Generating Social Network Data - Lessons Learned from Field Research in Ghana's Petroleum Sector.  In: Pei, Jean; Silvestri, Fabrizio; Tang, Jie (eds.): ASONAM '15 Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining 2015. ACM New York.  

Additionals, Curriculum Vitae
and Downloads
Research themes
  • Governance
  • Land use and food security
  • Institutions
  • Methods
  • Politics & Democracy
  • Governance and conflict
Research countries
  • Ghana
Teaching

Undergraduate Seminar "Democratic Consolidation in Sub-Saharan Africa", Chair of Comparative Politics, University of Bamberg (04/2012 - 03/2013)

Social Network Analysis, ZEF Doctoral Course (since 2015)

Professional experience

07/2016 - 05/2018 Senior Project Manager, Science and Research Department, Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH

04/2012 - 03/2013 Research Associate and Lecturer, Chair of Comparative Politics, University of Bamberg 

Degrees

Diplom (MA) in Political Science, Demographics and Law, University of Bamberg (10/2006 - 03/2012) Thesis Title: Do Political Parties Contribute to the Consolidation of Democracy in Africa? A Comparative Analysis of Attitudes Towards Parties and Democracy in Ghana and Zambia

Doctoral research funded by

Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation (FES)

Cooperation partners

Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER), University of Ghana 

Supervisors of
doctoral work

Prof. Dr. Conrad Schetter, Director for Research, Bonn International Center for Conversion (BICC)

Prof. Dr. Simon Fink, Institut für Politikwissenschaft, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

Advisor at ZEF

Dr. Wolfram Laube, Senior Researcher, Department for Political and Cultural Change

Johanna Rapp

Former Junior Researcher

Former Department :
ZEF A: Department of Political and Cultural Change

Office E-Mail:
johanna.rapp(at)gv.mpg.de