Christiane Höhn is the adviser to the European Union Counter-terrorism Coordinator since 2010. Her previous assignments at the EU included non-proliferation, transatlantic relations well as counter-terrorism and international law. She holds the German State Examinations in law, an LL.M. from Harvard Law School and a Ph.D. in international law from Heidelberg University. Prior to joining the EU in 2004, she was a researcher at the Max Planck Institute for International Law and an Affiliate at the Center for Public Leadership, Harvard Kennedy School. She authored a book and several articles.