Prof. Dr. Tobias Berger is on parental leave in the summer term 2019.
As of April 2017, Tobias Berger is Juniorprofessor for Political Science with reference to the Transnational Politics of the Global South at the Otto-Suhr-Institute of the Freie Universität Berlin. After obtaining his PhD from the Berlin Graduate School for Transnational Studies in 2014, he was a visiting fellow at the Department of Law and Anthropology at the Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology in Halle (Saale, Germany) as well as a junior research fellow at the Institute for the Human Sciences in Vienna. His book on “Global Norms and Local Courts: Translating the Rule of Law in Bangladesh” is forthcoming with Oxford University Press later this year. His broader research interests encompass international political sociology, state-society relations in the Global South, ethnographic methods, and the transnational politics of South Asia.
He studied Political Theory at the University of Oxford (MPhil, 2010) and Politics & Development Studies at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London (BA, 2007).
Tobias Berger‘s research interests include:
Journal Articles and Book Chapters