Karl Maneck

Research Assistant

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Karl Maneck is a research assistant with the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi) in Berlin, where he supports the institute’s work on Peace & Security. His research interests include the study of violent conflict, cybersecurity and security cooperation in the European Union and NATO

Karl also works for MdB Katrin Göring-Eckardt, the leader of the Green party faction in the German Bundestag. Previously, he assisted Mrs. Göring-Eckardt with her 2017 election campaign and held a student assistant position at the German digital association Bitkom e.V. He also serves as a facilitator and lecturer with Zeitzeugen der Zukunft e.V., where he conducts workshops on democracy and populism.

Karl is studying political science for his master’s degree at the University of Potsdam and will soon begin an exchange semester at Middlebury Institute of International Studies in California. He holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from the Philipps University of Marburg, where he focused on international relations, European integration and peace and conflict studies. In his bachelor thesis, Karl studied cyber war on the Korean peninsula. Prior to his studies, he lived in Australia for two years.

Languages: German, English

Areas of Expertise

Peace & Security