International Conflict Research
IFW D 45.2
8092 Zurich, Switzerland
e-mail: yannick.pengl (AT) icr.gess.ethz.ch
Yannick Pengl is a PhD candidate at ETH Zurich’s International Conflict Research Group. His dissertation project examines how the interplay of ethnic identities and economic inequality affects individual attitudes, group mobilization, and political stability. Further research interests include authoritarian politics, democratization, and different forms of political violence. Yannick holds undergraduate degrees in International Affairs and Economics from the University of St. Gallen as well as a Master's degree in Comparative and International Studies from ETH Zurich. He also studied as an exchange student at Trinity College Dublin and the Graduate Institute Geneva. Yannick's dissertation project is fully funded by a Swiss National Science Foundation Doc.CH grant. During his previous studies he was awarded with scholarships from the German National Academic Foundation and the Excellence Scholarship & Opportunity Program (ESOP) at ETH Zurich.