Jan Fuhrmann


Turkey Europe Future Forum

Period of the Fellowship


Project title

Turkey Europe Future Forum 2021

Short biography

Jan Fuhrmann has been working as a Parliamentary Advisor to Dr. Andreas Nick MdB, the Turkey rapporteur of the CDU/CSU Parliamentary Group in the German Bundestag and Head of the German Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, since 2018. In his jobJan covers a wide range of topics regarding Turkey-Europe relations: from security policy, rule of law and human rights issues to economic relations. He is also a member of the Working Group of Young Foreign Policy Experts of the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation. Jan holds a Master’s degree in political science as well as Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Sociology, both from Goethe University Frankfurt, where he also worked as student research assistant at several International Relations chairs. Prior to his employment at the Bundestag, Jan worked at the NATO Allied Command Transformation in Norfolk, Virginia, USA. Furthermore, he was a public relations consultant and working student at the Climate and Energy Policy Unit of KfW Development Bank.