lohmann.tifDr. Sarah Lohmann is currently the Senior Cybersecurity Fellow with the American Institute for German American Studies, Johns Hopkins University (Washington, DC). She manages projects which aim to increase agreement between Germany and the United States on improving cybersecurity and creating cybernorms. Dr. Lohmann has served as a university instructor at the Universität der Bundeswehr since 2010. She achieved her doctorate in political science in 2013, when she became a senior researcher for the political science department. Prior to her tenure at the Universität der Bundeswehr, she was a press spokesman for the U.S. Department of State for human rights as well as for the Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs. Before her government service, she was a journalist, and has traveled in over 30 countries worldwide. She has been published in multiple books and written over a thousand articles in international press outlets. Her current areas of research are: election security and trans-Atlantic relations, cybersecurity and energy, international law and big data. She is a public speaker in international forums on issues of human rights, cyber security, and transatlantic relations.