Ulrike Guérot is professor of European Politics at the University of Bonn. She founded the European Democracy Lab (EuDemLab) in Berlin, a think tank dedicated to the future of European democracy.
Guérot has held research and teaching positions at numerous universities in Europe and the United States. She has been the director of several European research institutes and think tanks. In 2014, her book 'Why Europe Must Become a Republic' hit best-selling marks in Germany and beyond. Her work has been widely published and translated throughout Europe.