Dr. Raphael Bossong

Dr. Raphael Bossong


Research Division: EU/Europe
Associate

raphael.bossong(at)swp-berlin.org

phone:+49 30 88007-368

2013–2016 Lecturer, Europe University Viadrina

2010–2014 Researchers, Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy (IFSH), Hamburg

2008–2010 Research Associate, Global Public Policy Institute, Berlin

2006–2008 Research Assistant, Department for International Relations, London School of Economics and Political Science

ORCID: orcid.org/0000-0002-1307-5082

Areas of Expertise:

Justice and Home Affairs in the EU, European Union, Crisis management, Terrorism, Migration policy

Current focus on EU counterterrorism policy, border security and effects of the migration crisis on the EU


SWP Publications (selection):

Raphael Bossong

Intelligence Support for EU Security Policy

Options for Enhancing the Flow of Information and Political Oversight

SWP Comment 2018/C 51, December 2018, 8 Pages
Tobias Etzold, Raphael Bossong

The Future of Schengen

Internal Border Controls as a Growing Challenge to the EU and the Nordics

SWP Comment 2018/C 44, October 2018, 7 Pages
Matthias Schulze, Raphael Bossong, Marcel Dickow

Cyber Sabotage of EU Internal Security Databases

in: Lars Brozus (ed.)
While We Were Planning

Unexpected Developments in International Politics. Foresight Contributions 2018

Contributions to Research Papers 2018/RP 05, September 2018, 46 Pages, S. 16-20

External Publications (selection):

Raphael Bossong, Mark Rhinard (eds.)

Theorizing Internal Security in the European Union

Oxford University Press, October 2016, 224 pages
Raphael Bossong

The Multidimensional Nature and Dynamic Transformation of European Borders and Internal Security

in: Raphael Bossong, Helena Carrapico (ed.): EU Borders and Shifting Internal Security: Technology, Externalization and Accountability, Heidelberg: Springer International Publishing, 2016, p. 1-21.

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

Raphael Bossong

"Right-wing terrorism is a strategic threat"

Discussing the mosque shootings by a white supremacist in New Zealand, terrorism expert Raphael Bossong tells DW it is important to "reorient more resources" from jihadi terrorism, which remained very serious, to right-wing terrorism.

Interview in DW News, 16.03.2019 (Video)
Fiona Adamson, Raphael Bossong, Bahadır Kaleağası, Stefan Lehne, John O’Brennan, Marc Pierini, Gianni Riotta, Stephen Szabo, Eleonora Tafuro Ambrosetti, Nathalie Tocci, Sinan Ülgen, Pierre Vimont

Judy Asks: Is the EU-Turkey Refugee Deal on the Ropes?

A selection of experts answer a new question from Judy Dempsey on the foreign and security policy challenges shaping Europe’s role in the world

in: Carnegie Europe, 26.07.2017 (online)

Media quotes (selection):

Anne Le Touzé

La mission maritime Sophia privée de bateaux

L'UE a prolongé de six mois la mission qui lutte depuis 2015 contre les passeurs en Méditerranée. Mais plus aucun navire ne sera déployé au large de la Libye pour intercepter les embarcations de migrants.

With quotes from Raphael Bossong, in: DW.com, 27.03.2018

SWP Comments

T. Deniz Erkmen
Stuck in the Twilight Zone?

March 2019 Municipal Elections in Turkey


Ronja Kempin, Paweł Tokarski
Macron, the Yellow Vests and the National Debate

Playing for Time, Not Solving the Political Legitimacy Crisis


SWP Research Papers

Barbara Lippert, Nicolai von Ondarza, Volker Perthes (eds.),
European Strategic Autonomy

Actors, Issues, Conflicts of Interests


Lars Brozus (ed.)
While We Were Planning

Unexpected Developments in International Politics. Foresight Contributions 2018