Sukayna Younger-Khan


Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin
Former Visiting Researcher of the Research Unit
Former Staff Member of the Research Unit


Since 2021
Research Fellow, "Towards a Typology of Contestations" at the WZB and SCRIPTS Cluster of Excellence 
Affiliate Researcher at the Berlin School of Global & Transnational Studies (BGTS)

Policy Lab Expert, United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO)
Teaching Fellow in Law, Politics & International Relations, University of Essex International College (UEIC)

M.Sc. Conflict Resolution, University of Essex, Chancellors Masters Excellence Scholarship
Researcher in Social Movements, Armed Conflict & Location Event Data Project (ACLED)

LL.M. International Law, University of Sussex, Chancellors Masters Excellence Scholarship

LL.B. Law (Hons), Cardiff University, International Academic Merit Scholarship

How to Lose Friends & Alienate People: A Network Analysis of Cooperation and Conflict between Non-State Armed Groups in Yemen (under review).

Mediating from Weakness: Investigating the Failure of the OSCE Minsk Group in Mediating the Nagorno Karabakh Conflict. Strife Journal (forthcoming Spring 2022).

The Treatment of Foreign Fighters in IHL & Global Counter-Terrorism Policy. Sussex Law Journal 2019.

Rise of The Guardians: Challenging Racism in a New World Order. Cardiff Law Journal 2017.


Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin