The get-to-know: Niklaus Meier

Niklaus Meier studied history, military history, and communication and media studies at the University of Zurich. In his PhD, he studied the interpretation of the meaning of war within German military elites (Warum Krieg? Die Sinndeutung des Krieges in der deutschen Militärelite 1871 – 1945, Paderborn: Schöningh 2012). Since 2009, he is research associate at the Swiss Federal Office for Civil Protection in Berne.