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Mag. Ph.D. Friedrich KORKISCH Director, CFDP - Center for Foreign and Defence Policy; Chairman of the Board, Strategy and Security Policy, Federal Ministry of Defence and Sports of the Republic of Austria, Vienna


 studied Political Science, Philosophy and International Relations at the University of Vienna; American History, US Government, Santa Barbara City College; English, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; Military Science Miklos Zrinyi Univ. Budapest.
 Teaching assignments: Department of Social Sciences at the University of Vienna; Generalstabslehrgänge and Strategischer Führungslehrgang der Bundesregierung, Landesverteidigungsakademie Wien; Diplomacy and Diplomatic History, International University Vienna; Macro Economics Corvinus Univ., Budapest


Science Commission; International Studies Association, University of Arizona, Tucson, 1988-2012
Austrian Delegation to the Conference on Security and Co-operation in Europe/Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe Ministry of Defense, Vienna (BMLV), 1991-2002
MinRat Ret., Colonel, Austrian Air Force/Air Staff, MoD (International Affairs, Air Force), Ret., President, Club Alpbach, Vienna, 2002


Author of several books and articles in professional journals (foreign and security policy, strategy, air power and aerial warfare, doctrines, NATO affairs, international law)

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