he has 3 main research fields & is widely published in all these areas:
- 1. relations (political and economic) among the U.S.-China-Europe/Germany & western policy toward China
- 2. transatlantic relations & U.S., British, German foreign policy & EU politics
- 3. the Cold War & the life and politics of Winston Churchill in war and peace.
Klaus Larres likes to travel and explore the world;
he is keen on swimming, conversing, reading & writing, and putting the world to rights;
he can be approached for speaking & consulting engagements;
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Klaus Larres is the former holder of the Henry A Kissinger Chair in Foreign Policy and International Relations at the Library of Congress in Washington, DC. He was selected as a Member of the Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) in Princeton, NJ. Larres also served as a Fellow at the German Institute of International and Security Affairs (SWP) in Berlin dealing with Germany's security and China policy.
Previously Larres was the Clifford Hackett Visiting Professor in European History at Yale University and a Visiting Professor of European Politics at Johns Hopkins University/School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) in Washington, DC.
Prior to moving to the U.S. he was a professor in Politics & International Relations at Queen's University Belfast in Northern Ireland and at the University of London.
Klaus Larres grew up in the German Rhineland near Cologne and was educated in both Germany and the UK.
-- The pictures above display the locations where I spent a significant period of time in my life. --