Dominik E. Dross

I am an ambitious graduate in humanitarian action/ peace & conflict/ political science.

With more than six years experience as a military officer I am currently working on gender & societal structures and cooperation in UN Peace Operations.


  • Desk Officer: Leadership and Cooperation in Peace Operations: FBA, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Deputy Chief Intelligence Cell/Chief Analyst: United Nations MINUSMA, Gao, Mali
  • Project/Research Assistant: International Research Group on Reintegration, University of Tromsö, Norway
  • Advisor Humanitarian Affairs/ Civil-Military Cooperation (CIMIC)
  • Captain (OF-2) (res), German Armed Forces

Diplomas/ Training

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


  • PhD Researcher: Gender & Society under UN Peace Keeping (in Mali): FU Berlin, Germany
  • PhD Course Gender Peace & Conflict, PRIO, Norway
  • PhD Course Qualitative Methods and Study on Civil War, PRIO, Norway
  • PhD Course Protection of Civilians, PRIO, Norway
  • PhD Course Methods in Social Sciences, PSRC, Helsinki University, Finland
M.A. Int. Humanitarian Action (NOHA)
  • Columbia University New York
  • Uppsala University, Sweden
  • Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
  • Erasmus Mundus Scholarship
B.Sc. Philosophy/ Political Science
  • Dalarna University, Sweden
  • RWTH Aachen University, Germany