German Defense and Security Policy, Transatlantic Security Relationship – NATO, Defense and Security Policy of selected NATO partners, The United Nations and Conflict Resolution. His current focus lies on the political parameters of multinational military operations (Research Study).
Adjunct Professor at the Department for Political Science, University of Zurich; Guest Instructor at the Hertie School of Governance, Berlin
09/2007 - 06/2008 DAAD Professor for German and European Studies, University of Toronto
04/2007 - 08/2007 Acting Professor for International Relations, University of Konstanz
05/2005 – 07/2005 Visiting Fellow, American Institute for Contemporary German Studies, Johns Hopkins University, Washington D.C.
05/1998 - 09/2005 Assistant Professor, Department for Political Science, University of Jena
Five German and European Priorities for the Transatlantic Agenda
Added Value for EU Foreign and Security Policy?
The Bundeswehr and Its Operations Abroad
Contributions to Research Papers 2018/RP 05, 03.09.2018, 46 Pages, S. 10–15
Four Reasons the Federal Republic of Germany Should Show Greater Commitment to UN Peacekeeping
The United States and the Persian Gulf
Canada, Germany, and the United States
Canada's Role in the European Security and Defense Policy (ESDP)