About Us

Team

The Project Big Risks is based upon an interdisciplinary approach where a cluster of experts from three research areas pool their knowledge and aim at excellent research.

Professor Achim Goerres

Principal Investigator

Achim Goerres is a Principal Investigator of the project Big Risks, as well as Professer of Empirical Political Science at Duisburg-Essen University.

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Achim Goerres

Professor Rüdiger Kiesel

Principal Investigator

Rüdiger Kiesel is a Principal Investigator of the project Big Risks, as well as Professer for Energy Trading and Finance at Duisburg-Essen University.

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Rüdiger Kiesel

Professor Andreas Niederberger

Principal Investigator

Andreas Niederberger is a Principal Investigator of the project Big Risks, as well as Professer of Philosophy at Duisburg-Essen University.

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Andreas Niederberger

Anne-Kathrin Fischer

Research Associate

Anne-Kathrin Fischer is a doctoral candidate and research associate in the project Big Risks, researching about the individual salience of global risks.

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Björn Fischbach

Research Associate

Björn Fischbach is a doctoral candidate and research associate in the project Big Risks, researching about big risks in financial mathematics.

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Björn Fischbach

Ruben Langer

Research Associate

Ruben Langer is a doctoral candidate and research associate in the project Big Risks, researching about big risks and the paradoxes of collective responsibility.

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