Katherine Pye

Katherine Pye

PhD candidate

Department of International Relations

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Key Expertise
EU foreign policy, intervention, security and development, peacebuilding

About me

Katherine is an MPhil/PhD candidate in the Department of International Relations at the London School of Economics (LSE), where her research is funded by the Economic and Social Research Council. Katherine is also an Associate Fellow at the Centre for European Reform where she works on EU-Africa relations. She was Deputy Editor for Vol. 51 for Millennium: Journal of International Studies.

Katherine holds a BA in History and Politics from Magdalen College, Oxford and an MA in EU International Relations and Diplomacy Studies from the College of Europe. Prior to doctoral study she was a researcher on EU foreign and security policy in Africa and worked on civilian crisis response at the Council of the EU.

Research topic

EU security assistance and peacebuilding in the Sahel

Teaching Experience

IR205: International Security (LSE)

Academic supervisor

Professor Karen E Smith

Research Cluster affiliation

Security and Statecraft Research Cluster

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Expertise Details

EU foreign policy; intervention; security and development; peacebuilding