Social and Cultural Anthropology

Judith Riepe, M.A.

Scientific Associate

Asien-Orient-Institut
Abteilung für Ethnologie
Burgsteige 11
72070 Tübingen
Germany

Phone: +49-(0)7071-29-73997
Email: judith.riepe@uni-tuebingen.de
Room: 126

Speaking hours

OFFICE HOURS DURING THE SEMESTER 2019

  • always Tuesdays from 9.30-10.30 am.

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If you are unable to attend any of the available slots, please contact me directly by e-mail: judith.riepe@uni-tuebingen.de

 

 


Research

Research Topics

  • Legal Anthropology and Anthropology of the State
  • Gender Studies
  • Postcolonial Studies
  • Anthropology of Development
  • Post-Socialism and Transformation
  • Migration and Integration
  • Applied Anthropology
  • Research Ethics in Anthropology

Since 12/2017
Doctoral student in Social and Cultural Anthropology at the University of Tuebingen

Thesis Topic: Anthropological perspectives on the asylum process in Germany (provisional working title), with the focus on truth and credibility assessments.

Since 12/2017
Research Assistant and lecturer

at the Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Tuebingen

09/2015 - 09/2016
Master of Arts in "Social Anthropology of Development" at SOAS, University of London

Master Thesis on the political and media debate on migration and integration in Germany after the Cologne incident at New Year's Eve 2015/16 and the resulting policy changes and integration measures


Teachings

Winter Term 2018/19

Seminar

Title: Forschungsmethodik: Übung (Research Methods)
Group 1

Teachers: Sarah Ewald and Judith Riepe

Module: BA-07-2
Time: Tuesday, 10-12
Room: Schloss, R03
 

Seminar
Title: Forschungsmethodik: Übung (Research Methods)
Group 3

Teacher: Judith Riepe
Module: BA-07-2
Time: Thursday, 18-20
Room: Schloss, R03

 

SUMMER TERM 2018

Seminar

Title: Between Universal Human Rights and National Border Policy: Anthropological Perspectives on "Asylum").

Teacher: Judith Riepe
Module: BA-05

Time: Monday, 12-14
Room: Schloss, R03

Excursion Seminar in cooperation with Prof. Dr. Frank Heidemann (LMU)
Title: Anthropology of Proximity: Intersectionality and Social Space)

Teachers: Antony Pattathu and Judith Riepe
Module: BA-05
Time: Thursday, 12-14
Room: Schloss, R03

Winter term 2017/18

Seminar

Forschungsmethodik: Praxis (Research Methods)
Group 3

Teachers: Thomas Krippner and Judith Riepe
Module: BA-07-2

Time: Thursday, 12-14
Room: Schloss, R03

Workshops

10/11/2018

Workshop with Dr. Nora Braun at a conference on the topic of migration law: “Migrationsrechtstagung”, 09-11. November 2018, in Stuttgart Hohenheim.

Title: Durch die „Brille der Anderen“: Interkulturelle Herausforderungen der Asylrechtsberatung.

(Engl. Translation: Through “the other’s eyes”: Intercultural challenges in the context of asylum legal advice).

27/10/2018

Workshop with Dr. Nora Braun for the Refugee Law Clinic - Human Rights Law in Practice in Tübingen.

Title: Ethnologische Perspektiven auf die Asylrechtsberatung.

(Engl. Translation: Anthropological Perspectives on asylum legal advice).

24/05/2018

Talk with Dr. Nora Braun the anthropological conference of APAD / Association pour l'anthropologie du changement social et du développement in Roskilde (Denmark).

Title: “Truth” as a means of negotiating access to rights and citizenship - comparing the cases of Colombian IDPs and asylum seekers in Germany.

22/04/2018

Workshop with Dr. Nora Braun at the regional meeting of the Refugee Law Clinics – South in Weingarten (Baden).

Title: Asylrechtsberatung als interkulturelle Herausforderung.

(Engl. Translation: Asylum legal advice – intercultural challenges).

02-03/02/2018

Talk at the anthropological Workshop Willkommenskultur in der deutschen Migrationsgesellschaft: Flucht Asyl und Regulierungspraxis at LMU, Munich.

Title: „Wahrheit“ im Kontext von Kategorisierungen und Zuschreibungen innerhalb institutionellen Handelns im Asylverfahren in Deutschland.

(Engl. Translation: ”Truth" in the context of categorizations and ascriptions within institutional action in asylum proceedings in Germany).

21/01/2018

Workshop with Dr. Nora Braun for the Refugee Law Clinic - Human Rights Law in Practice in Tübingen.

Title: Ethnologische Perspektiven auf das Asylverfahren in Deutschland.

(Engl. Translation: Anthropological perspectives on the asylum process in Germany).

09/06/2017

Talk with Dr. Nora Braun, Lukas Fehr, M.A. and Dr. Gesa Ingendahl at the conference: Exploring the Practices of Academic Teaching and Learning, 8.-9. Juni 2017, Haus der Wissenschaft, University of Bremen.

Title: Forschendes Lernen in Ethnologie und Kulturwissenschaft.

(Engl. Translation: Research-based learning in Anthropology and Cultural Studies).