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Team Member

Gabriella Gricius

Media Coordinator and Research Fellow

Gabriella Gricius is a Ph.D. Candidate at Colorado State University’s Political Science Department and a Research Fellow and Media Coordinator with the North American and Arctic Defence and Security Network (NAADSN). She is also part of the Newport Scholars Arctic Initiative. Her research interests broadly cover international security and environmental politics with a focus on Arctic security, the potential for desecuritization during great power competition and the role of experts in security decision-making processes. Outside of academia, she also works with the European Leadership Network (ELN) on reports including research on hybrid threats, and is a Fellow with the Younger Generation Leaders Network on Euro-Atlantic Security (YGLN). Her writing is published in Foreign Policy, the Journal of Contemporary European Studies, International Politics, European Security, Global Studies Quarterly, among other outlets. Previously she worked at New America, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam as a Junior Lecturer, a Senior Research Associate at the Public International Law and Policy Group’s Netherlands Office, the International Criminal Court, and the Hague Center for Strategic Studies. She received her BA from Boston University and MA from Rijksuniversiteit Groningen.