Dominik Dross

I am an ambitious graduate in humanitarian action/ peace & conflict/ political science and looking for Ph.D. and research programs.

With more than six years experience as a military officer in the German Armed Forces, I am currently engaged as a Peace Keeper in a United Nations Peace Operation.


  • Human Terrain Analyst: United Nations MINUSMA, Gao, Mali
  • Project/Research Assistant: International Research Group on Reintegration, University of Tromsö, Norway
  • Research Assistant (int): UN Peace Operations and Conflict Management Programme, SIPRI, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Advisor Humanitarian Affairs/ Civil-Military Cooperation (CIMIC)
  • Captain (OF-2) (res), German Armed Forces

Diplomas/ Training

  • UN Staff Officer (CIMIC)
  • International Crisis Management
  • NATO CIMIC Field Worker
  • Negotiation, Communication, Cooperation
  • Civil Disaster Prevention
  • Basic CIMIC, Humanitarian Affairs


PhD Preparation
  • PhD Course Protection of Civilians, PRIO, Norway
  • PhD Course Methods in Social Sciences, PSRC, Helsinki University, Finland
M.A. International Humanitarian Action (NOHA)
  • Columbia University New York
  • Uppsala University, Sweden
  • Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
B.Sc. Philosophy/ Political Science
  • Dalarna University, Sweden
  • RWTH Aachen University, Germany