Julten holds a doctorate in Political Science from Heidelberg University where she worked at the Cluster of Excellence “Asia and Europe in a Global Context”. Earlier, she obtained her master’s degree in Global Studies from Freiburg University after studying in Freiburg, New Delhi, Durban, and Cairo. Funded by the Excellence Initiative at the Humboldt Graduate School, she pursued her postdoctoral research in interdisciplinary Social Sciences at the institute for Asian and African Studies, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. She carried out her fieldwork-based project on gender and revivalist Islamic movements in India and the Arab world. She has a wide range of publications on postcolonial citizenship studies, minorities, methodology in the social sciences and diversity and inclusion in European academia.
At SCIoI, Julten is responsible for the academic coordination, managing the doctoral programme and supporting early career researchers and postdocs.