Christine Guluzian was a post‐​doctoral visiting research fellow in Defense and Foreign Policy Studies at the Cato Institute. Her areas of interest include comparative government, international relations, energy, and Soviet/​Post‐​Soviet studies. Her current research is focused on the Eurasian Economic Union and China’s Silk Road (“One Belt, One Road”) initiative.

Prior to joining Cato, Guluzian was a Post‐​Doctorate Visiting Research Fellow with the Center for International Studies at the Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po), and was a Visiting Scholar with the Harriman Institute at Columbia University. She is also a Center Associate with the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies at Harvard University. Guluzian holds a DPhil from Oxford University, an MA from Columbia University and a BA from the University of California at Berkeley.