Dr.Arnold Kammel studied Law and Political Science in Graz, Vienna and Alcalá de Henares (Madrid) and holds a Doctor of Law degree of the University of Graz. He obtained a Master of Arts in Business from the University of Applied Sciences in Eisenstaedt. In 2004 Arnold Kammel became a research fellow at the Austrian Institute for European and Security Policy (AIES). From 2007-2014, Arnold Kammel served as the Secretary General of the AIES. Since 2015, he has been Director of the AIES. Before joining the AIES he was a research fellow at the Institute of Austrian, European and Comparative Public Law and Political Science at the Karl-Franzens-University of Graz.
Arnold Kammel is also Vice-President of the Atlantic Treaty Association in Brussels. He teaches regularly on European and security topics at the University of Applied Sciences in Eisenstaedt as well as the Theresa Military Academy in Wiener Neustadt. His research covers the topic European integration (focusing on EU foreign, security and defence policy) as well as EU Governance and transatlantic relations.