Christian E. Rieck


Whose World Order

Christian E. Rieck is an Assistant Professor at the Chair of War Studies of the University of Potsdam in Germany and a lecturer at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. He teaches at the intersection of contemporary history and international relations, with a particular focus on comparative regional integration as well as foreign and development policy.


Previous posts include applied research at the foreign policy think tank at Konrad Adenauer Stiftung and the European Foresight Program at the technology think tank Stiftung Neue Verantwortung, both in Berlin. Before, Christian was a research fellow at the Latin American Institute of the German Institute for Global and Area Studies GIGA in Hamburg as well as a Carlo Schmid Fellow at the United Nations in Mexico City.

The area studies specialist holds a postgraduate degree in Latin American Studies by the University of Oxford. Before that, he studied law and economics in Bayreuth and Sevilla, then European and international public law at HU Berlin as well as at the European University Institute in Florence.