Julian Zuber is a Doctoral Student at the Hertie School. He is pursuing a PhD in Governance under the supervision of Mark Kayser. He holds degrees in Philosophy and Economics as well as Economic and Social History from Bayreuth and Oxford University. He is a founding member of Polis180, a grassroots think tank on European and foreign politics, and an elected member of a district council in Munich. Before starting his PhD, Julian worked as strategy consultant for public sector projects.