Samuel Denney is a German Chancellor Fellow at the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation in Berlin, Germany. From 2018 to 2021, he was a senior research assistant at the Center on the United States and Europe in the Foreign Policy program at Brookings. Prior to Brookings, Denney worked as an intern for the Europe Practice at the Albright Stonebridge Group in Washington, DC and for the European Union Affairs unit at the State Chancellery of North Rhine-Westphalia in Düsseldorf, Germany. He was the 2019 Europe Fellow for the Young Professionals in Foreign Policy. Denney received an MA in German and European Studies from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service in 2018 and a BA in German and European Studies from Vanderbilt University in 2014.