Lutz Krebs

Lutz F. Krebs is a political scientist with a focus on international relations and conflict research. Having completed graduate degrees in economics, political science, and humanitarian assistance, he focused on studying the impact of democratisation processes on the likelihood of civil-war onset in ethnically heterogeneous countries as part of the Swiss National Center of Competence in Research (NCCR) “Challenges to Democracy in the 21st Century”.

At the Maastricht University and the UNU Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (UNU-MERIT), Krebs serves as the education director for the MSc programme in Public Policy and Human Development.