Dr Elena Lazarou

Associate Fellow, US and the Americas Programme (based in Brussels)


Dr Elena Lazarou is an associate fellow in the US and the Americas programme, providing insights on themes related to Brazilian politics and foreign policy, as well as EU relations with the US and the Americas. Her interests include foreign policy analysis, geopolitics and the study of peace and security.

Past experience

2020 - present Acting Head, External Policies, European Parliamentary Research Service
2015-20 Policy analyst, European Parliamentary Research Service 
2012-15 Head, Centre of International Relations, FGV Brazil 
2010 - present Assistant professor of International Relations, FGV Brazil