Nina Silove

  • Senior Researcher, Center for Security Studies, ETH Zurich
  • Class of 2014–2015

Nina Silove is a Senior Researcher at the Center for Security Studies (CSS) at ETH Zurich. Her research focuses on grand strategy, strategic planning, and U.S. policy toward the Asia-Pacific. She was 2014–2015 a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Clements Center for National Security at The University of Texas at Austin.

Nina holds a DPhil (PhD) in International Relations from the University of Oxford and a degree in law with first-class honors from the University of Technology, Sydney, where she also received the Alumni Association Achievement Award for Contribution to the University. Previously, she was a Research Fellow in the International Security Program at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs in the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, a fellow at the Center for International Security and Cooperation (CISAC) at Stanford University, and an Assistant Professor in the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre at The Australian National University, where she remains a Non-​Resident Fellow. Her research has appeared in the journal International Security and is forthcoming in Security Studies.