Dr Nathalie Tocci is Director of the Istituto Affari Internazionali, Honorary Professor at the University of Tübingen and Special Adviser to EU HRVP Federica Mogherini, on behalf of whom she wrote the European Global Strategy and is now working on its implementation, notably in the field of security and defence.
Previously she held research positions at the Centre for European Policy Studies, Brussels, the Transatlantic Academy, Washington and the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, Florence. Her research interests include European foreign policy, conflict resolution, the Middle East and the Mediterranean. She is the author of Framing the EU’s Global Strategy (2017), Turkey’s European Future: Behind the Scenes of America’s Influence on EU–Turkey Relations (2011), and The EU and Conflict Resolution (2007); co-author of Turkey and the European Union (2015); and co-editor of The EU, Promoting Regional Integration, and Conflict Resolution (2017) and Multilateralism in the 21st Century (2013). In 2008 she received the Anna Lindh award for the study of European foreign policy.