Eva is Manager for Executive Education and Research Associate at the Hertie School of Governance. Her research interests include European and international cooperation, transatlantic relations and democracy promotion. Before joining the Hertie School, she conducted research and completed a traineeship at the United Nations Headquarters in New York within the Department of Economic and Social Affairs/Division of Public Administration and also worked as a project manager in several international companies in Switzerland. Eva holds a master’s degree in European Studies and Politics from the University of Konstanz and the University of California, Berkeley. She also holds a diploma degree in Sociology from the Russian State University for the Humanities and the Leuphana University Lüneburg.