Claudia Dunlea, Ph.D. is a senior instructor of history at FAU. She received her doctoral degree in European Integration History from the University of Hamburg, Germany. Dunlea is the author of a book investigating the origins of a supranational European foreign policy in the 1950s. Her recent research on the diplomatic relations of the European Union was published in two international publications. Born and raised in post-WWII Germany, Dunlea developed a deep personal interest in the 12 dark years of her country’s history. Among other topics, she teaches courses on WWII, aspects of the Holocaust, and modern Germany’s attempt to deal with its Nazi past.