Dr. Carlo Koos


  • Short CV

    • Since 2016: Senior Research Fellow at the University of Konstanz

    • Since 2016: Associat at the GIGA Instiute of African Affairs

    • 2015: PhD, University of Hamburg

    • 2012 - 2015: PhD candidate at the Graduate School of the University of Hamburg and member of the GIGA Doctoral Programme

    • 2011 - 2015: Research Fellow at the GIGA Instiute of African Affairs

    • Since 2010: Independent Consultant (among others for the Federal Foreign Office, Federal for Economic Cooperation and Development, Bertelsmann Transformation Index)

    • 2008 - 2011: Project leader, security responsible and emergency logistician with Médecins sans Frontières in South Sudan, Swaziland, Uganda, Egypt and Libya

    • 2005 - 2007: Chief editor of the snowboard magazine "Boarder*s Buddy"

    • Education: Postgraduate Master of Peace and Security Studies at the Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy at the University of Hamburg; M.A. in European Studies at the University of Applied Sciences Vienna


    • Ethnic Mobilization in Resource-Abundant African States. Quantitative and Qualitative Analyses of the Role of Ethnic Identity and Natural Resources in Armed Intrastate Conflicts

    Dr. Carlo Koos



    Der Standard | Interview | 18/01/2011

    Warten auf den neuen Staat

    SWR 2 | Interview | 08/04/2010

    Chance auf Frieden oder Feigenblatt? - Umstrittene Wahlen im Sudan

    Speaker | 29/08/2013

    Fuel for the Flames? Ethnic Group Status and the Conditional Effects of Natural Resources and on Violence

    Conference 29/08/2013

    Teaching | Universität Hamburg | 2013

    Kriegerische Konflikte im subsaharischen Afrika

    Universität Hamburg Hamburg Germany


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