2013 - 2018 Ph.D. in Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Cologne
2009 - 2011 M.A. in Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Leiden University
2017 Research fellow, Department of Geography, University of Bonn
2013 - 2017 Research fellow, Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Cologne
2011 Researcher fo the Research Group for Microfinance, University of Applied Sciences in Holland, The Hague
Interdisciplinary and/or Applied Research
Kuiper, Gerda. In press. "Agro-industrial labor in Kenya. Cut flower farms and migrant workers' settlements". New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
Peer-reviewed articles and book chapters:
Kuiper, Gerda, and Andreas Gemählich. 2017. Sustainability and depoliticisation: Certifications in the cut-flower industry at Lake Naivasha, Kenya. Africa Spectrum, 52 (3): 31-53. Kuiper, Gerda. In press. "Conflicted emotions: Learning about uchawi". In: Thomas Stodulka, Samia Dinkelaker and Ferdiansyah Thajib(eds.) Affective Dimensions of Fieldwork. New York: Springer. Kuiper, Gerda. "'They just move in with relatives': Translocal labour migrants and transient spaces in Naivasha, Kenya" (under peer review).