Jussi Hanhimäki is Professor and Chair of International History and Politics at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva. In 2006 he was named Finland Distinguished Professor by the Academy of Finland. He has published on American foreign policy, transatlantic relations, and Cold War international history. His books include: Handbook on Transatlantic Security (2010); United Nations: A Very Short Introduction (2008); The Flawed Architect: Henry Kissinger and American Foreign Policy (2004); International History of the Twentieth Century and Beyond (2003, 2008); and, together with Odd Arne Westad, The Cold War: A History in Documents and Eyewitness Accounts (2003, 2004). He is one of the founding editors of Cold War History.