Retired, last position up to 2015: Director, Arnold Bergstraesser Institute, Freiburg (now associate researcher); also Associated Visiting Professor, Sociology, University of Education Freiburg
Interests: Critique of Development, postcolonial state, Southern Africa, memory politics, social theory
Recent books include Namibia and Germany. Negotiating the Past (2015), Genocide - which consequences. German-Namibian memory politics (2017, with Henning Melber; in German).