Karsten Schulz


Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn


  • Alumni


Core Research Programme

Research interests:

Political ecology, climate change adaptation, urban transformations, vulnerability assessment

Programs and Research Projects:

  • 4.4 Politics of Adaptation

Other affiliations:

Since December 2015: Postdoctoral Researcher with the Department of Regional and Environmental Sciences at the University of Trier, Germany (http://www.waterpower.science/)


Political dimensions of climate change adaptation

Conceptual reflections and African examples

Eguavoen, Irit | Karsten Schulz, Sara de Wit, Florian Weisser and Detlef Müller-Mahn

Depoliticised and technocratic? Normativity and the politics of transformative adaptation

Earth System Governance Working Paper No. 33. Lund and Amsterdam: Earth System Governance Project.

Schulz, Karsten | Siriwardane, Rapti

‘Transformations towards sustainability’.

Emerging approaches, critical reflections, and a research agenda.

Patterson, James | Karsten Schulz, Joost Vervoort, Carolina Adler, Margot Hurlbert, Sandra van der Hel, Andreas Schmidt, Aliyu Barau, Pedi Obani, Mahendra Sethi, Nina Hissen, Mark Tebboth, Karen Anderton, Susanne Börner, and Oscar Widerberg.