Kilian Vieth coordinates the “European Surveillance Reform Initiative” project at Stiftung Neue Verantwortung in Berlin. In this project, he deals with reform approaches for a more democratic and more efficient security and surveillance policy in Europe. Beyond that, his research interests include digital human rights, critical security studies, as well as political and social issues of algorithmic decision-making.
Kilian previously worked on various research projects at the Center for Internet and Human Rights (CIHR) at European University Viadrina in Frankfurt (Oder), Germany. Prior to that, he worked as a consultant and project manager in political campaigning in a communications consultancy in Berlin. He holds a dual master’s degree in Political Science and European Affairs from Sciences Po Paris (France) and Freie Universität Berlin (Germany) and a bachelor’s degree in Public Management and Governance from Zeppelin University in Friedrichshafen (Germany).