Laura-Theresa Krüger is currently pursuing her PhD at the Chair for International Politics at the University of Passau. Since January 2015, she co-coordinates the Research Group “Tunisia in Transition – International Relations” together with three colleagues. Ms Krüger completed a bachelor’s degree in Dresden and Paris and holds a double master degree in European Studies from the Universities of Passau and Strasbourg. Her master thesis dealt with the Europeanisation of French and German development policies. For her PhD dissertation, Ms Krüger is working on a comparative assessment of French, German and Spanish development policies and the role of international norms therein. Her research interests include European development policies as well as French and EU foreign policy. Since January 2015, Katharina, Laura, Salma and Tasnim jointly coordinate the Tunisia in Transition project.