Anna K. Schwickerath is a founding member of the Interdisciplinary Corruption Research Network. She is a post-doctoral researcher at the Cologne Center for Comparative Politics in Germany. In her PhD project at the Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Anna worked on forms of corruption in (post-)conflict settings. Her research interests include corruption from a political science perspective, types of corruption, the nexus between corruption and conflict, as well as anti-corruption approaches.
Anna has been part of the organizing committee of several Interdisciplinary Corruption Research Fora. She has also been the editor of conference proceedings from the network’s Fora in Amsterdam and Paris.