David Häfner

Function: Student Assistant
Phone: +49 228 91196-34
E-Mail: david.haefner(at)

(Academic) education / CV:

B.Sc. in Geography, 2016, and B.A. in English and French Studies, 2017.

David did his undergraduate studies at Bonn University during which he spent a semester at the Queen’s University of Belfast and attended a summer school at the University of Kent—Brussels School of International Studies. David is an M.Sc. candidate in Security Studies at the University College London. He is interested in postcolonial approaches towards international relations and the study of terrorism and terrorist groups like the so-called Islamic State.

David currently supports the policy advisory team of BICC in implementing a project on the physical security and stockpile management (PSSM) of small arms and light weapons (SALW) in the Sahel region and the Horn of Africa.