Robert Bosch Senior Fellows
Robert Bosch Senior Fellows at Brookings, Dr. Constanze Stelzenmüller (left) and Dr. Amanda Sloat
With the "Brookings - Robert Bosch Foundation Transatlantic Initiative," the Robert Bosch Stiftung is expanding its existing cooperation with Brookings, which began in 2013 with the establishment of the Robert Bosch Senior Fellowship at Brookings. Currently, the position is held by Dr. Constanze Stelzenmüller, a lawyer and expert on foreign and security policy and strategy. Through the fellowship, Dr. Stelzenmüller has produced rigorous and independent research and commentary for policymakers and the public on transatlantic and U.S.-German bilateral issues, as well as Germany’s relations with the world. Since October 2017, Dr. Amanda Sloat has started her work as the second Robert Bosch Senior Fellow at Brookings.
Who are the Robert Bosch Senior Fellows at the Brookings Institution?
Dr. Constanze Stelzenmüller
Im November 2014 lawyer and political commentator Dr. Constanze Stelzenmüller has assumed her post as Robert Bosch Senior Fellow. Her focus areas are: transatlantic relations, German foreign policy, NATO, the EU’s foreign, security and defense policies, international law, and human rights. Until she took on her position as Robert Bosch Senior Fellow, Dr. Stelzenmüller has been a Senior Transatlantic Fellow of The German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF). In this function, among other things, she headed the Transatlantic Trends program, an annual study on public opinion in the US and Europe.
Dr. Amanda Sloat
In October 2017, Dr. Amanda Sloat became the second Robert Bosch Senior Fellow. Her areas of expertise include transatlantic relations, Turkey and Southern Europe, and the EU’s foreign policy. Dr. Sloat previously spent ten years in the US government. She was Deputy Assistant Secretary for Southern Europe and Eastern Mediterranean Affairs at the State Department, and served as Senior Advisor to the White House and Coordinator for the Middle East, North Africa and Gulf Region. She was also senior professional staff on the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee, with responsibility for European policy.