Felix Olsowski is a PhD candidate at the Doctoral Center in Social and Behavioral Science (CDSS) at the University of Mannheim. He holds a Bachelor’s as well as a Master’s Degree in Political Science from the University of Mannheim. Throughout his studies, Felix worked as a research assistant at the Chair of Comparative Political Behavior and for the Professorship for Political Science/
Felix worked as an editorial assistant for Sabine Carey at the American Political Science Review. His main research interests are in the fields of armed organizations, state repression, and democratization.