The United States, Europe, and World Order Program


The Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) are pleased to present the current class of DAAD Post-Doctoral Fellows who will join the university for the 2019-2020 academic year to conduct research on the theme “The United States, Europe, and World Order.”


  • Cornelia-Adriana Baciu, PhD in Political Science and International Relations at the School of Law and Government, Dublin City University, Ireland
  • Tizoc Chavez, PhD in History, Vanderbilt University, USA 
  • Iulia-Sabina Joja, PhD in Strategic Studies, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Bucharest, Romania
  • David Kleimann, PhD in European, International, and Comparative Laws at the European University Institute (EUI), Florence, Italy
  • Maria Snegovaya, PhD in Political Science from Columbia University, USA  
  • Frank Stengel, PhD in Political Science, University of Bremen, Germany

“The United States, Europe, and World Order” Program is led by Daniel S. Hamilton, Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation Professor and Senior Fellow at the Johns Hopkins SAIS Foreign Policy Institute, and Kristina Spohr, the inaugural Helmut Schmidt Distinguished Professor in the Henry A. Kissinger Center for Global Affairs at Johns Hopkins SAIS. The day-to-day logistics of the program are managed by Jason C. Moyer. If you have any inquiries about the program, please email or call 202-663-5882. 

This professorship and the post-doctoral program are part of a multi-year program to enhance research on transatlantic relations at Johns Hopkins SAIS funded by the DAAD with generous support by the German Federal Foreign Office.

The inaugural class of Post-Doctoral Fellows (2018-2019 academic year) were:


  • John-Michael Arnold, PhD in Public Affairs (Security Studies), Princeton University, USA

  • Elias Götz, PhD in Political Science, Aarhus University, Denmark

  • Liviu Horovitz, PhD, ETH Zurich, Switzerland 

  • Stephan Kieninger, PhD in Modern History, University of Mannheim, Germany

  • Wencke Meteling, PhD, University of Tübingen, Germany

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