Portrait of Lea Müller Funk

Lea Müller-Funk

Lea Müller-Funk is a postdoctoral fellow at the German Institute for Global and Area Studies. As the principal investigator of the TIES project, she is excited to engage with students and develop thought-provoking teaching modules for youth. Lea is a migration scholar with a background in Political Science and Arabic Studies and expertise in forced displacement and transnational politics. She has studied and worked at Vienna University, Sciences Po Paris, Oxford University, and the University of Amsterdam and has conducted fieldwork in Egypt, France, Austria, Lebanon, Turkey, and Tunisia.