Anna Schwickerath is a founding member of the Interdisciplinary Corruption Research Network.
She is a PhD candidate in political science at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf researching corruption in the context of United Nations peacekeeping. She focusses on empirical research on corruption specifically in the field of conflict resolution as well as theoretical corruption research. Anna is working at GESIS Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences in Cologne.
She was a member of the organizing committee of the first ICR Forum „How to research corruption“ in Amsterdam, June 2016 and edited the Conference Proceedings.
The Interdisciplinary Corruption Research network offers valuable opportunities for young researchers like gaining new perspectives on the topic by exchanging research experiences.