Dr. Mareike Riedel, 2018-2020
Mareike Riedel joined the Department Ethics, Law, and Politics as a Post-doctoral Research Fellow in September 2018. Her research sits at the intersections of law, religion, and race with a particular focus on Jewish identity and its relationship with secular liberal law in Europe, Australia, and North America. Mareike holds a Ph.D. in Sociolegal Studies from the Australian National University, where she was a Doctoral Scholar at the ANU School of Regulation and Global Governance (RegNet). Between 2014 and 2016, she was a member of the Law and Anthropology Department at the Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, and taught courses in public law for the Martin-Luther-University Halle/Wittenberg and the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences. In 2015, she was a Visiting Ph.D. Scholar at the University of New South Wales’ School for Social Sciences in Sydney. In 2020, she teaches a course on Law, Citizenship, and Diversity at the Law School of the Free University Berlin together with Barbara von Rütte. Since January 2021, Mareike is a Research Fellow in the Grand Challenge Project on Australian Social Cohesion: Exploring New Directions an der ANU.