Associate Professor, Ruhr University Bochum
Hans Joachim Heintze is a senior researcher at the Ruhr University Bochum, Germany. In addition he is also the president of the International Association for the Study of the World Refugee Problem (AWR) and the responsible scholar for the Marie Curie Programme.
His former position is research fellow at the Institutes for International Law at the Universities of Munich (Prof. Simma) and Kiel (Prof. Delbruck) (1989-1990). He is also past project coordinator “Remote Sensing and European Security” at Ruhr-University Bochum (1990-1992).
Hans Joachim Heintze is author and participant of various research projects (2006-2007 – Research Project with the Austrian Peace Research Institute ”Alternative European Peace Policy”; 2005-2007 – Co-Director of the Research Project “Post-Conflict Nation Building” funded by the German Peace Foundation).
In 2005-2006 he was a member of the German-French Expert Commission on Indigenous Cultures, nomited by the German Federal Office.