Shayan Rezaei Shayesteh
Shayan was born and raised in Flensburg. After graduation from high school he studied law at the University of Leipzig for two years before changing his subject. Since 2018 he has been enrolled at the University of Halle-Wittenberg and studies Political Science and Social Anthropology.
Shayan is currently doing research for his bachelor thesis. His is especially interested in migration, displacement and the role of the state; transformative activism and social movements and decolonial and feminist theory. During his stay at ECMI he will focus on deepening his research skills while participating in different projects in order to become more familiar with an academic research environment.