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Julian Tadesse

Academic Degree | Education | Practical Experience | Languages | Memberships and Further Activities | Articles


Academic Degree nach oben


Magister Atrium (M.A.) with distinction in African Studies, Minors: Social Science and Political Science, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany

Education nach oben

Oct. 2002 –
Nov. 2011

Study for Magister Atrium (M.A.) in African Studies, Social Science and Political Science at Humboldt University, Berlin

Practical Experience nach oben

Dec. 2012 till present

Research fellow at Leibniz-Zentrum Moderner Orient

Dec. 2011 -
Jan. 2012

Field research assistant in Ethiopia for Dr. Katrin Bromber (ZMO), in the Project: “Social history of sports in Ethiopia”.

Oct. 2008 –
Mar. 2012

Student research assistant at the Leibniz-Zentrum Moderner Orient (ZMO), Berlin, Germany.

Languages nach oben

German (native), English (fluent) and Amharic (intermediate).

Memberships and Further Activities nach oben

Since 2010

Chairman of Cooperation e.V.

Since 2009

Member of the Academic Research Association Horn of Africa e.V.



(with Katrin Bromber, Paolo Gaibazzi, Franziska Roy, Abdoulaye Sounaye): "The Possibilities are Endless" – Progress and the Taming of Contingency”,  ZMO Programmatic Text No 9, 10 S.


„Gegen Sparkurs und Hungersnot, Vorläufer des arabischen Frühlings: die äthiopischen Studentenrevolte“, Neues Deutschland


with Katrin Seidel and Janine Moritz. “Results of the Ethiopian reform in language and education policy”, in Griefenow Mewis (Hg.), On the Results of the Reform in Ethiopia’s Language and Education Policies, W iesbaden: Harrassowitz. S. 59-126.