- Armament and disarmament
- Conflict and peace
- Peace and development
Jiayi Zhou joined SIPRI as a Research Assistant with the Armed Conflict and Conflict Management Programme in October 2014. Before joining SIPRI, she worked as a policy analyst on US-China nuclear relations for the US Air Force. She is currently also a nonresident WSD-Handa Fellow for Pacific Forum CSIS. Her Masters’ degrees are in International Development and International Relations, with an area studies background in the former Soviet Union.
International and regional security, strategic nuclear relations, development and security nexus, agrarian transformation and food security, minority issues
China, Russia, Central Asia, the Caucasus and the Transatlantic
M.A. International Development, Erasmus University Rotterdam; M.A. International Relations, Syracuse University; B.A. History, UC Berkeley