Klaus Larres is the Richard M Krasno Distinguished Professor of History and International Affairs at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is a Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies (IAS) in Princeton, NJ. He is a non-residential Fellow at the Center for Transatlantic Relations at Johns Hopkins University/SAIS in Washington, DC. He also is a Visiting Professor at Tongji University in Shanghai and Tsinghua University in Beijing, China. He is the former holder of the Henry Kissinger Chair in Foreign Policy at the Library of Congress in Washington, DC, the Clifford Hackett Visiting Professor at Yale, and an adviser on the U.S. and China for the German government. Larres has published widely on the Cold War, post-Cold War geopolitics, U.S. foreign policy, transatlantic relations, European integration, and the complex interactions that shape the triangle US-EU/Germany-China.