Deutsch Intern
Institute of Political Science and Sociology

Philipp Gieg: Reserach and Teaching


India's Africa Policy – The Economisation and Modi-fication of a Millennia-Old Relationship

Dissertation accepted (summa cum laude) by the Faculty of Human Sciences at Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg, defended on 31 October 2019 (summa cum laude)

Areas of Research

  • Africa's international relations, especially Indian, Chinese, British, EU and US Africa policy
  • Emerging powers, especially India and Indian Foreign Policy
  • German Foreign Policy
  • International Politics and International Law
  • Energy security
  • Theories of International Relations


Courses taught in summer term 2020:

  • Peace and Conflict Studies (Bachelor)
  • Elements of Global Governance (Master)
  • Jean Monnet Colloquium