Corinna Unger is Professor of Global and Colonial History (19th and 20th centuries) in the Department of History and Civilization at the EUI. She received her PhD from the University of Freiburg, Germany, was a Research Fellow at the German Historical Institute in Washington, DC, and taught Modern European History at Jacobs University Bremen. Her research focuses on global and international history and on the history of colonialism and decolonisation. Most recently she has been working on the history of development in the 20th century. Her book “International Development: A Postwar History” will be published in September 2018 with Bloomsbury.