Fakultät für Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften
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Research Associate with the Interdisciplinary Research Network “Maritime Security” (iFMS)
Postdoctoral Researcher with the Chair of Political Science, in particular Political Theory at the Helmut Schmidt University / University of the Federal Armed Forces Hamburg
2019 to 2020
Senior Scientific Officer with the Department of Risk Communication, German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR), Berlin
2017 to 2019
Senior Scientific Officer with the Unit “Crisis Prevention and Coordination”, German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR), Berlin
08/2017 to 10/2017
Co-Evaluator with Ursula C. Schröder and Karoline Eickhoff: Market Analysis and Actor Mapping in the “Security” -Segment, German Development Cooperation (GIZ)
Vetted Expert for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) – Regional Service for Africa (RSCA) Governance and Peacebuilding Experts Roster
2016 to 2017
09/2015 to 12/2015
Consultant to the National Police of Timor-Leste (PNTL) as part of the Democratic Governance Programme “Capacity Building-Support to the National Police of Timor-Leste“, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Díli, Timor-Leste
Scientific Advisory Council for the EU-funded Horizon 2020 Project “Community Based Policing and Post-Conflict-Police Reform” (ICT4COP)
Temporary Lecturer with the Otto Suhr Institute of Political Science, Freie University Berlin
Doctor of Philosophy (Dr. Phil) in Political Science, Otto Suhr Institute of Political Science, Freie University Berlin. Supervisors Prof. Dr. Ursula C. Schröder and PD Dr. Andreas Ufen
2010 to 2014
Research Associate with the Project C6 – “Exporting the State Monopoly on Violence: Security Governance Transfers to Areas of Limited Statehood“, DFG-Collaborative Research Centre (SFB) 700, Governance in Areas of Limited Statehood, Freie University Berlin
10/2013 to 11/2013
Visiting Researcher with the School of Social Sciences (SoSS), Singapore Management University (SMU)
M.A. in Political Science and Modern/Contemporary History, University of Potsdam and Humboldt-University Berlin
2007 to 2009
Research Assistant with the Project B3- “Colonial Governance and Microtechniques of Power in Colonial North America, 1680-1760“, DFG-Collaborative Research Centre (SFB) 700, Governance in Areas of Limited Statehood, Freie University Berlin
Semester Abroad at the Graduate School, Southeast Asian Studies Centre, Chulalongkorn-University Bangkok
2005 to 2007
Research Assistant with the Chair for Western European History, Prof. Dr. Clemens A. Wurm, Humboldt-University Berlin
- Security Governance in Southeast Asia
- Security Sector Reform (SSR)
- Community Policing & Police Reform
- Civil-Military Relations
- Post-Conflict Studies
- Institutional Change
Kocak, Deniz (2019): “On the spatial-temporal diffusion of community based policing from Japan to Peninsula Southeast Asia: The case of Timor-Leste” in, Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding, 13: 1, 25-40.
Kocak, Deniz (2018): “Rethinking community policing in international police reform: Examples from Asia”, DCAF SSR Paper 17, London, Ubiquity Press.
Kocak, Deniz (2017): “Review: Nygaard-Christensen, Maj, Bexley, Angie (eds.): Fieldwork in Timor-Leste: Understanding social change through practice” in, Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs, 36: 3, 145-147.
Kocak, Deniz (2016): “Security sector reconstruction in post-conflict: The lessons from Timor-Leste” in, Miklaucic, Michael/Hughes, Michelle (eds.): Impunity: Confronting illicit power structures in war and transition, Washington, D.C., National Defense University, 348-365.
Kocak, Deniz (2015): “Identifying prospects and challenges to intraorganizational communication practices of the Policía Nacional de Timor Leste”, Díli, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
Kocak, Deniz (2015): “Beyond control: Militias as inherent part of the national security policy in Indonesia” in, Sicherheit und Frieden / Security and Peace 33: 4, 212-217.
Kocak, Deniz (2015): “Robustes Polizieren: Empirische Befunde zu Kontinuitäten der Repression und Chancen der Implementation von Polizeireformen in Timor-Leste”, Dissertation, Freie University Berlin, Berlin.
Schroeder, Ursula C.; Chappuis, Fairlie; Kocak, Deniz (2015): “Security sector reform and the emergence of hybrid security governance”, in: Schroeder, Ursula C. und Chappuis, Fairlie (eds.): Building security in post-conflict states; The domestic consequences of security sector reform, London, Routledge.
Chappuis, Fairlie; Kocak, Deniz; Sangar, Eric (2014): “What’s African? Identifying traits of African security governance” in, Journal of Regional Security 9: 1, 7-30.
Kocak, Deniz (2014): “Timor-Leste: The continuing challenge of police building and security governance”, in, Security Sector Reform Resource Centre, http://www.ssrresourcecentre.org/2014/08/19/timor-leste-the-continuing-challenge-of-police-building-and-security-governance/
Schroeder, Ursula C.; Chappuis, Fairlie; Kocak, Deniz (2014): “Security sector reform and the emergence of hybrid security governance” in, International Peacekeeping, 21: 2, 214-230.
Kocak, Deniz (2014): “Review: Lia Kent: The dynamics of transitional justice: International models and local realities in East Timor” in, Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs, 33: 1, 142-144.
Kocak, Deniz; Kode, Johannes (2014): “Impediments to security sector reform in Thailand”, in: Heiduk, Felix (ed.): Security sector reform in Southeast Asia; From policy to practice, Houndmills, Palgrave, 83-101
Kocak, Deniz (2013): “Security sector reconstruction in a post-conflict country: Lessons from Timor-Leste”, SFB-Governance Working Paper Series, Berlin, DFG-Collaborative Research Centre (SFB) 700.
Schroeder, Ursula C.; Chappuis, Fairlie; Kocak, Deniz (2013): “Security sector reform from a policy transfer perspective: Comparing external security interventions in the Palestinian Territories, Liberia and Timor-Leste” in, Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding 7:3, 381-401.
Kocak, Deniz (2013): “Insurgencies, border clashes, and security dilemma – Unresolved problems for ASEAN” in, Central European Journal of International & Security Studies 7:1, 60-80.
Chappuis, Fairlie; Kocak, Deniz (2013): (mit Fairlie Chappuis) “Sicherheitssektorreform in Lateinamerika: Möglichkeiten und Grenzen” in, Maihold, Günther/Brombacher, Daniel (eds.): Gewalt, organisierte Kriminalität und Staat in Lateinamerika, Opladen, Verlag Barbara Budrich, 255-273.
Kocak, Deniz (2008): “Security Regime or “Security Community”? Classifying ASEAN in the spectrum of regional security organizations” in, Asian Review 21: 89-101.
Kocak, Deniz (2007): “Determinants of French colonial expansion in Southeast Asia, 1880-93” in, Asian Review 20: 215-232.
Letzte Änderung: 13. July 2020