Christian Huß is a PhD student at the University of Heidelberg, Germany. He holds a diploma in political science from the University of Bamberg. His research focuses on energy, environmental and economic policy in Germany and Europe as well as the development of the multiple streams framework in general. In his dissertation, he analyses the several windows of opportunity for phasing-out nuclear power in Germany, using the multiple streams framework as a theoretical basis. One of his recent papers on environmental policy in Germany during the Merkel II cabinet is published in the peer-reviewed journal German Politics.