Chair News

Change of office hour
The office hour has changed to Wednesdays 15:00-16:00.

Last term at RUB
The summer term 2015 will be my last semester at RUB. I am looking forward to teach "Economics of Conflict and Peace" for one more time and try a little teaching experiment in the course "Economics of Education". Applications possible until March 29th.

Call for applications: eTutors
Please check German version.

Welcome to the homepage of Maren M. Michaelsen, assistant professor in microeconomics

Here you will find information about my research and teaching activities. My research focuses on the economics of conflict and peace. The analysis of the determinants and consequences of violence, wars and genocide from a microeconomic persepctive is my main interest. I teach applied microeconometrics and the economics of conflict and peace for Bachelor and Master students.


Jun.-Prof. Dr. Maren M. Michaelsen
Building GC Room 3/147
Faculty of Management and Economics
Ruhr University Bochum
44801 Bochum, Germany

Tel: +49 (0) 234 32 22776
Email: maren.michaelsen[at]