International Center for Ethics in the Sciences and Humanities (IZEW)

Lea Augenstein

Society, Culture and Technological Change

Lea Augenstein studied political science and public law as well as Peace Research and International Politics in her Master's programm at the University of Tübingen. Her master thesis dealt with conceptions of justice from a postcolonial perspective. She was a student assistant at the Institute of Political Science and since May 2019 she works as a certified scientific assistant at the IZEW.     

Research interests

  • Ethics in International Relations
  • Critical safety studies
  • Poststructuralism and Postcolonial Theory
  • Theories of global justice
  • The European Union as an international actor, Foreign policy of the European Union