Joschka J. Proksik
Joschka J. Proksik studied political science at the University of Hamburg (B.A). He later earned a Masters in “International Administration and Conflict Management” at the University of Konstanz and a Masters in “International Relations, Security and Development” at the Autonomous University of Barcelona. He is a research fellow and PhD candidate at the Department of Politics and Administration, University of Konstanz. His research areas include international peace operations, state-building, security sector reforms, organized crime, state capture, international law enforcement and post-conflict spoiler management. His current research project is entitled “International Peace Operations and Organized Crime: The Case of Kosovo,” funded by Center of Excellence "Cultural Foundations of Social Integration" (EXC16). Since 2009, he has made several research trips to Kosovo and to the United Nations headquarters, where he has conducted numerous expert interviews. Since 2014, he works as an undergraduate lecturer at the Department of Politics and Administration at the University of Konstanz. Since April 2016, he is the stand-in coordinator of the Master program "International Administration and Conflict Management" (IACM).
- International peace-building
- Security sector reforms
- Post-conflict spoiler management
- Organized crime
Function within the Center
stand-in coordinator of the Master program “International Administration and Conflict Management”
PhD thesis “International Peace Operations and Organized Crime - The Case of Kosovo”
Proksik, Joschka J. (2015): "Organised crime in post-war Kosovo: Local concerns vs. International responses?", in Petrus C. Van Duyne, Almir Maljevic, Georgios A. Antonopoulus, Jackie Harvey, Klaus von Lampe (eds.): The relativity of wrongdoing: Corruption, organised crime, fraud and money laundering in perspective, Nijmegen: Wolf Legal Publishers, pp. 73-104.
Proksik, Joschka J. (2013): „Die internationale Übergangsverwaltung im Kosovo: Ein modernes Protektorat" [The International Transitional Administration in Kosovo: A Modern Protectorate], in Frommelt, Fabian (ed.): Zwangsadministrationen: Legitimierte Fremdverwaltung im historischen Vergleich (17. bis 21. Jahrhundert) [Forced Administrations: A Historical Comparison of Legitimized External Administrations (17th to 21st Century)], Historische Forschungen, Band 100, Berlin: Duncker & Humblot, pp. 281-308.
Proksik, Joschka J. (2013): "Organized Crime and the Dilemmas of Democratic Peace-building in Kosovo", in International Peacekeeping, Taylor & Francis, Oct. 2013, pp. 280-298.
Proksik, Joschka J. (2013): "Schwierige Mission: Organisierte Kriminalität im Kosovo", in WeltTrends 91, Juli 2013, S. 69-76.