Nils Lange

Non-Resident Fellow

Nils Lange is a non-resident fellow at the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi) in Berlin and a policy advisor at thyssenkrupp Marine Systems (tkMS). His research interests revolve around Turkish foreign and domestic policy and German-Turkish relations.

Previously, Nils was a research fellow at the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Ankara, Turkey. He has also gained professional experience at the Falling Walls Foundation and the German Federal Foreign Office in Berlin, as well at NATO’s Supreme Headquarters Allied Power Europe (SHAPE) in Belgium in the Plans & Policy branch. During his studies, he completed multiple internships in civil society organizations and think tanks in Serbia, Poland and Italy.

Nils holds a master’s degree in international relations and international economics from Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) and a bachelor’s degree in political science from Freie Universität Berlin with a study visit to Uniwersytet Warszawski in Poland. After graduating from high school, Nils spent a year in Croatia as part of a volunteer service of the German UNESCO Commission. His studies were supported by scholarships from Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and Johns Hopkins University. 

Languages: English, German, Turkish, Serbo-Croatian

Areas of Expertise

Peace & Security
EU-Turkish Relations
Turkish Foreign Policy

Most Recent Publications by Nils Lange