Former Research Fellow at the Study Committee on Franco-German Relations Cerfa

Research interests :

  • French-German Defence Cooperation
  • German Foreign and Security Policy
  • France and Germany in CSDP and NATO
  • Nordic countries' security policies, notably Sweden's
  • Nordic-Baltic security issues


Barbara Kunz was a research fellow at Cerfa from April 2015 to July 2019. She holds a PhD from Stockholm University/Sweden and a Master's degree from the Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris. She is a Member of the steering committee OSCE Network of Think Tanks and Academic Institutions [1].

Prior to joining Cerfa, she spent several years working for the Centre for Baltic and East European Studies (Stockholm, Sweden), Bertelsmann Stiftung (Gütersloh, Germany) and Genshagen Foundation (Genshagen close to Berlin, Berlin) respectively. Barbara Kunz was a visiting fellow at the Center for Transatlantic Relations/Johns Hopkins University in Washington DC as well as at the Centre for International Affairs in Warsaw.

Domaines d'expertise
Thématiques transversales