Anselm Fliethmann

Anselm Fliethmann

Anselm Fliethmann is a Doctoral Researcher at the Cluster of Excellence "Politics of Inequality" and the Chair of International Relations. His dissertation project is part of the Cluster and focuses on the political discourse in Germany surrounding the German Refugee Crisis in 2015, specifically the framing of inequality and framing of (perceived) deservingness.

Anselm received a B.A. and an M.A. in Politics and Public Administration at the University of Konstanz, having also studied at the University of Durham (UK) and Nanyang Technological University (Singapore). He also received a B.Sc. in Economics from the University of Konstanz.


Doctoral Project:

"How Refugees in Germany are framed as being (un-)deserving, and how these Frames impact Public Opinion"

Research Interests:

  • Political Communication
  • Violent Conflict
  • Religion and Conflict