Steffen Murau holds a PhD in International Political Economy from City, University of London, a Magister Artium in political science, philosophy and international law as well as a B.Sc. in Economics from Ludwigs-Maximilians-Universität München. Steffen joined the IASS as a research associate in February 2017, working on the Distributed Global Financial Systems for Society (DOLFINS) project.
During his PhD, Steffen taught political economy, international relations and economics at City, University of London, University College London and Columbia University, New York. In addition, Steffen has completed internships at Deutsche Bundesbank and Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (German Institute for International and Security Affairs).
For the academic year 2017-18, Steffen is also a postdoctoral fellow at Weatherhead Center for International Affairs at Harvard University.