Resident Fellows

The fellowship program is designed to offer scholars and researchers an opportunity to work in cutting-edge areas of economic, public and foreign policy, or cultural research. AICGS fellows have access to our broad network of policymakers, business leaders, and academics. Their research is presented in public seminars and analyses. Over 270 fellows have been involved since its founding in 1983.

In the spotlight

Joern Quitzau

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Joern Quitzau (PhD, University of Hamburg) is a Senior Economist at Berenberg, Germany’s oldest owner-managed private bank. In addition, he is a lecturer at Frankfurt School of Finance & Management. He specializes in economic trend research and economic policy and has been working on several aspects of the European integration for more… Read more >

Joern Quitzau

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Joern Quitzau (PhD, University of Hamburg) is a Senior Economist at Berenberg, Germany’s oldest owner-managed private bank. In addition, he is a lecturer at Frankfurt School of Finance & Management. He specializes in economic trend research and economic policy and has been working on several aspects of the European integration for more… Read more >

Michael Brüggemann

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Michael Brüggemann (PhD, University of Hamburg) is Senior Teaching and Research Associate at the University of Zurich Institute of Mass Communication and Media Research. He has coordinated a multi-annual research project at Jacobs University and the University of Bremen on the transnationalization of public spheres and is currently leading a project on… Read more >

Alexander Privitera

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Alexander Privitera is a Senior Fellow and the Director of the Business and Economics Program at AICGS. He focuses primarily on Germany’s European policies and their impact on relations between the United States and Europe. Previously, Mr. Privitera was the Washington-based correspondent for the leading German news channel, N24. As a journalist,… Read more >

Lily Gardner Feldman

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Dr. Lily Gardner Feldman is currently the Harry & Helen Gray Senior Fellow at the American Institute for Contemporary German Studies at Johns Hopkins University, where she has recently published a book entitled “Germany’s Foreign Policy of Reconciliation: From Enmity to Amity” (Rowman & Littlefield). She also directs the Institute’s Society, Culture… Read more >

Gale Mattox

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Dr. Gale A. Mattox is Director of the Foreign and Domestic Policy Program at AICGS and Professor, Political Science Department, at the U.S. Naval Academy. She is a former elected department chair and chair of chairs, and was awarded the Distinguished Fulbright-Dow Research Chair at the Roosevelt Center, the Netherlands, for spring… Read more >