Curriculum Vitae

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Julian Richard Lang

+49 1520 9807098


Germany & USA

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September 2016 - May 2018

Hertie School of Governance

Master of International Affairs
Concentration: Security & Sustainability

August - September 2017

Führungsakademie der Bundeswehr

UN Peacekeeping (Certificate)
-Integrated Assessment & Mission Planning
-UN Mission Headquarters Procedures

August 2013 - May 2016

University of Delaware

International Relations (B.A.)
Concentration: Diplomacy & World Order
Specialization: The Middle East
Grade Point Average: 3.65/4.00

Work Experience


May 29th - Aug 25th, 2017

Embassy of New Zealand in Berlin

- Performed research & monitored news on trade, economic, security, and political issues in Germany, Switzerland, Czechia, and the Baltic states
- Assisted with German-English & English-German translations
- Completed administrative & organizational work
- Created content for social media accounts

Research Experience


April 21-23rd, 2017

European Public Policy Conference

Presented paper on the present state of NATO's digital security in public forum

February 2016 - May 2016

Independent Research

Researched the history of Russian & Soviet foreign policy 1917-2016

Analyzed several possible US foreign policy strategies toward Russia, with particular focus on nuclear deterrence & armament, the role of NATO, and the Ukraine conflict

Presented findings to Dr. Stuart Kaufman, former member of the US National Security Council Staff.

June 2015 - August 2015

Summer Scholars Program

Researched colonial history and modern human rights record of 11 countries in Africa, South Asia, and Oceania to determine whether specific colonial human rights abuses have persisted after decolonization

Presented findings in a forum to peers, professors, and the public.



November 22nd, 2017


April 10th, 2017

A Reminder to Dictators:
Lessons from the Gambia


October 24th, 2016

Young Security Changers Programme (Scholarship, February 2018)

UD Summer Scholar (Research Stipend, June 2015 - August 2015)

UD Dean's List (Award, February 2014 - May 2016)

UD Scholar (Scholarship, August 2013 - May 2016)


Awards & Stipends

Extracurricular Activities


March 2017 - Present

Hertie Social Impact Collaborative

Organizing a joint panel on Responsible Leadership at the Hertie Network Summit.

March 2017 - Present

Defacto Podcast

Creator, Host
Interviews guests on subjects of political importance

September 2016 - Present

Hertie Laughter

Teaches peers useful skills through improvisational theater, including public speaking, teamwork, and critical thinking.

Aug 2015 - May 2016

American Host Program

Offered tutoring and mentoring to foreign students at the University, including refugees and foreign exchange students

February 2014 - May 2016

Arabic Language Club

Founding Member
Practiced Arabic speaking skills with peers, native speakers, and professors. 
Offered tutoring to students in lower level classes.

Relevant Skills


English (Native Speaker)
German (Native Speaker)
Modern Standard Arabic (B1)
Spanish (A2)


Microsoft Office(Intermediate)
Libre Office (Intermediate)
Google Apps (Intermediate)
STATA 14 (Intermediate)

References Available Upon Request