Dr. Dominik Tolksdorf has closely followed European Union policies and the EU’s relations with the Balkan states, Russia, the post-Soviet states, and Turkey, and has published widely on these topics for the past ten years. He is currently a consultant in research projects in the U.S. and in Europe.
Between 2006 and 2010, Dominik was a researcher at the Center for Applied Policy Research at Ludwig Maximilian University in Munich and a visiting fellow at the European Union Police Mission in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Centre for European Policy Studies in Brussels. He also worked as adjunct professor at Vesalius College (teaching European studies and comparative politics) and as senior associate researcher at the Institute for European Studies at Vrije Universiteit Brussel. Since 2012, Dominik has held fellowships at the American Institute for Contemporary German Studies, the Center for Transatlantic Relations at Johns Hopkins University, the Institut français des relations internationales in Paris, and the U.S. Institute of Peace.
Dominik received a MSc in European Politics, Law and Economics from the University of Turku (Finland) and a PhD in Political Science from the Ludwig Maximilian University in Munich. In 2012, he published the book Die EU und Bosnien-Herzegowina: Außenpolitik auf der Suche nach Kohärenz (Nomos).
Made possible by the support of German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) with funds from the German Foreign Office (Auswärtiges Amt - AA)