Amanda Paul is a foreign policy analyst and journalist. Her main areas of expertise include Turkish foreign policy, Ukraine, Russia, the South Caucasus, Eastern Partnership and European Neighbourhood Policy, and conflict resolution in the former Soviet space.
Presently employed as Senior Policy Analyst at the European Policy Centre (EPC), a leading Brussels-based think-tank, she is responsible for managing EPC projects related to Turkey, the EU’s Eastern Neighbourhood and the Eurasia region. She is also a Senior Associate Fellow at the International Centre for Policy Studies, a leading Kyiv-based think tank, where she contributes to research and projects related to Ukraine and the broader region.
Amanda Paul is an experienced journalist and has a twice weekly column for the Turkish daily “Today’s Zaman” – Turkey’s leading English language newspaper – on issues related to Turkey, Russian Foreign Policy and the Eurasia region. She has vast media experience and is a regular contributor to the mass media, academic journals and other publications.
Prior to her time at the EPC, Amanda worked at the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) and Türk Henkel in Istanbul, Turkey.