Amanda Paul is a foreign and security policy analyst, currently employed as Senior Policy Analyst at the European Policy Centre (EPC). Her main areas of expertise include foreign, security and domestic policy of Turkey; security and conflict resolution in the Black Sea/Eurasia region, foreign policy of Russia in the former Soviet space and the EU foreign policy in its Eastern neighbourhood. At EPC, Amanda Paul co-heads the Europe in the World Programme. She is responsible for managing EPC projects related to Turkey, South Caucasus, Ukraine and Jihadist radicalisation. Amanda Paul is also a Senior Associate Fellow at the International Centre for Policy Studies, a leading Kyiv-based think tank. Prior to joining the EPC, Ms. Paul worked at Brussels based think-tank, Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS), and Türk Henkel in Istanbul. Amanda Paul is also an experienced journalist and columnist.