Matthias Schulze, M.A.

Matthias Schulze, M.A.

Research Division: International Security


2017 Research associate at German Institute for International and Security Affairs

2012 - 2017 Research associate and Ph.D. student at International Relations Department Friedrich Schiller Universität Jena, Ph.D. thesis: From Cyber-Utopia to Cyber-War. Normative Change in Cyberspace

2015 Research Visit at Citizen Lab, University of Toronto

Personal Website:

SWP Publications (selection):

Annegret Bendiek, Raphael Bossong, Matthias Schulze

The EU’s Revised Cybersecurity Strategy

Half-Hearted Progress on Far-Reaching Challenges

SWP Comment 2017/C 47, November 2017, 7 Pages
Matthias Schulze

Encryption under Threat

As states across the globe weaken cyber-security, Germany should oppose the trend

SWP Comment 2017/C 31, August 2017, 4 Pages

External Publications (selection):

Matthias Schulze

Where Does Cyber Defense Stop and Offense Begin?

In: Moving Beyond Cyber Wars: A Transatlantic Dialogue, AICGS Policy Report 68, pp. 24-28, 2018
Matthias Schulze, Florian Ries

Social Network Analysis in Inter-Organizational Relations

in: Rafael Biermann/Joachim A. Koops (eds.), Palgrave Handbook of Inter-Organizational Relations in World Politics. Palgrave (2016)
Matthias Schulze

Unsicherheit hinter dem Bildschirm

Die Versicherheitlichung des Internets

in: Susanne Fischer/Carlo Masala (Hg.), Innere Sicherheit nach 9/11. Sicherheitsbedrohungen und (immer) neue Sicherheitsmaßnahmen? VS Verlag. Wiesbaden (2016)

In the Media/ »Point of View« (selection):

SWP Comments

Michael Paul
Partnership on the High Seas

China and Russia’s Joint Naval Manoeuvres

Judith Vorrath, Maike Voss
The Hidden Dangers of Falsified and Substandard Medicines

Developing Countries Are Most Affected by the Illegal Trade

SWP Research Papers