Tobias Muller

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Visiting Fellow


Dr Tobias Müller is a Visiting Fellow at the Department of Political Science at Yale University. He is also Affiliated Lecturer at the Department of Politics and International Studies (POLIS) and Fellow at The New Institute, Hamburg. Previously, he held research and teaching positions at Leiden University, LMU Munich, the Woolf Institute, Queens’ College, Cambridge, and the University of Cambridge, where he received his PhD in 2020. His research has been funded by the European Research Council, the DAAD and the German Academic Scholarship Foundation. His research interests include political and social theory, the politics of climate change, decolonial and feminist theory, secularism and religion, masculinities and extremism. His recent work has been published in Political Theory, Ethnic and Racial Studies, Social Compass, Religion, State and Society and Review of Faith & International Affairs. He has published various op-eds, including one published in Nature.



  • Ph.D.: Cambridge (2020)
  • M.A.: Cambridge (2014)
  • B.A.: LMU Munich (2012)
  • Other: MA LMU Munich (2015)