Armed conflict, political violence, gender, conflict-related sexual violence, civil society, international responses to armed conflict, women's rights, Colombia, mixed methods
Postdoctoral Researcher in Political Science, University of Gothenburg, Sweden (Mar-Sep 2020)
PhD Political Science, University of Gothenburg, Sweden (2019)
MA Political Science, University of Pittsburgh, USA (2015)
MA Political Science, Western Washington University, USA (2010)
BA British and American Studies (major), Text Technology (minor), University of Bielefeld, Germany (2007)
Centre for Gender Resarch, University of Oslo, Norway (2020)
Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia (2018)
Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), Oslo, Norway (2017)
Anne-Kathrin Kreft has also worked as project manager in higher education research and consulting, and she has completed short-term positions and internships at KfW Development Bank (Frankfurt, Germany), German Agency for International Cooperation, GIZ (Lusaka, Zambia), the German Federal Foreign Office (Berlin, Germany) and the World Federation of United Nations Associations (New York, USA).
Christiane-Rajewsky-Prize for PhD dissertation "Sexual Violence in Armed Conflict: Threat, Mobilization and Gender Norms", German Association for Peace and Conflict Studies (2020)
James Caporaso Best Paper Award for "Authoritarian Institutions and Women's Rights" (co-authored with Daniela Donno), Comparative Political Studies (2020)
Povitkina, Marina and Ketevan Bolkvadze (2019) “Fresh pipes with dirty water: How quality of government shapes the provision of public goods in democracies”, European Journal of Political Research 58:4, 1191-1212
Povitkina, Marina (2018). Necessary but not Sustainable? The Limits of Democracy in Achieving Environmental Sustainability. Göteborg studies in politics 155, edited by Bo Rothstein, Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg. Doctoral dissertation
Povitkina, Marina (2018) The Limits of Democracy in Tackling Climate Change. Environmental Politics 27(3): 411–432
Lægreid, Ole Martin and Marina Povitkina (2018) Do Political Institutions Moderate GDP-CO2 relationship? Ecological Economics 145: 441–450
Ahlbom Persson, Tove and Marina Povitkina (2017) “"Gimme Shelter": The role of democracy and quality of government in disaster preparedness” Political Research Quarterly 70(4): 833-847
Sjöstedt, Martin and Marina Povitkina (2017) “Vulnerability of Small Island Development States. How much difference can effective governments make?” Journal of Environment and Development 26(1): 82-105.
Boräng, Frida, Jagers, Sverker C. and Marina Povitkina (2016) “Political determinants of electricity provision in small island developing states” Energy Policy 98(c): 725-734
Jagers, Sverker C., Povitkina, Martin, Sjöstedt, Martin and Aksel Sundström (2016) “Paradise Islands? Island States and Environmental Performance” Sustainability 8(3): 285.
Povitkina, Marina, Jagers Sverker C., Sjöstedt, Martin and Aksel Sundström (2015) “Democracy, development and the marine environment - A global time-series investigation” Ocean & Coastal Management 105: 25-34.
Povitkina Marina (2015) “"Green" potential of small island states. A Comparative Study” in Bäckstrand Karin, Kronsell Annika (eds) “Rethinking the Green State: Environmental Governance towards Climate and Sustainability Transitions”, Routledge: London
Schulz, Philipp & Kreft, Anne-Kathrin (2021). Researching conflict-related sexual violence: a conversation between early-career researchers. International Feminist Journal of Politics. ISSN 1461-6742.
Kreft, Anne-Kathrin (2020). Civil Society Perspectives on Sexual Violence in Conflict: Patriarchy and War Strategy in Colombia. International Affairs. ISSN 0020-5850. 96(2), s. 457–478.
Kreft, Anne-Kathrin; Towns, Ann E.; Jezierska, Katarzyna & Niklasson, Birgitta (2020). COVID-19 and Gender: A Necessary Connection in Diplomatic Studies. The Hague Journal of Diplomacy. ISSN 1871-1901. 15(4), s. 636–647.
Kreft, Anne-Kathrin (2019). Responding to Sexual Violence: Women's Mobilization in War. Journal of Peace Research. ISSN 0022-3433. 26(2), s. 220–233.
Kreft, Anne-Kathrin & Donno, Daniela (2019). Authoritarian Institutions and Women's Rights. Comparative Political Studies. ISSN 0010-4140. 52(5), s. 720–753.
Kreft, Anne-Kathrin & Agerberg, Mattias (2019). Gendered Conflict, Gendered Outcomes: The Politicization of Sexual Violence and Quota Adoption. Journal of Conflict Resolution. ISSN 0022-0027. 64(2-3), s. 290–317.
Kreft, Anne-Kathrin (2017). The Gender Mainstreaming Gap: Security Council Resolution 1325 and UN Peacekeeping Mandates. International Peacekeeping. ISSN 1353-3312. 24(1), s. 132–158.
Kreft, Anne-Kathrin (2019). How Does Civil Society Understand Conflict-Related Sexual Violence? Perspectives from Women Activists in Colombia. Peace Research Institute Oslo.