Torrey Taussig was the research director for the Project on Europe and the Transatlantic Relationship at Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center. She was also a nonresident fellow at the Brookings Institution’s Center on the United States and Europe. From 2018-19, Taussig was a Robert Bosch Foundation Fellow based in Berlin, Germany, where she served as a foreign policy advisor in the German Bundestag and in the Transatlantic Division of the German Foreign Office. Previously, Taussig held pre-doctoral and postdoctoral fellowships at the Brookings Institution. She also held a postdoctoral fellowship at Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center. She received a master’s and a doctorate from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University and a bachelor’s in political science and economics from Williams College. Taussig is a term member at the Council on Foreign Relations and serves on the advisory council of the U.S.-Europe Alliance. Her research focuses on transatlantic relations, great power competition, and authoritarian challenges to democratic states and institutions.
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