Doreen Horschig is pursuing her master’s degree in International Relations at New York University as a DAAD Fellow (German Academic Exchange Service). Her areas of research include Securities Studies, Nuclear Policy, and U.S. Intelligence. While at NYU, she has also worked as editor for the Journal of Political Inquiry and has published several peer-reviewed works. Currently, Doreen is working on her Master Thesis on nuclear deterrence in the 21st century.
Previously, Doreen was a Research Assistant for the Organization for International Cooperation (Fall 2015) as well as for Dr. James Nolt (Spring 2016) and interned with Human Rights Watch in NYC, the German Federal Parliament (Deutscher Bundestag) in Berlin, Congressman Eliot L. Engel in Riverdale, and Covalence EthicalQuote in Geneva. While a Division 1 track and field athlete, she graduated summa cum laude from Manhattan College (2015) with a B.A. in International Studies. Starting in Fall 2017, Doreen will work as Teaching Assistant for the University of Central Florida and pursue her PhD in Security Studies.
Doreen is from Lumpzig, Germany and currently resides in New York, NY.
UPDATE! Coauthored Op-Ed at Huffington Post, July 1, 2017, “It’s a Post-Hegemonic World and That’s OK”