Dr. Christopher Nehring

Dr. Christopher Nehring is a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute for Global Analytics. He is a specialist in Eastern European history and intelligence, having received a PhD from the University of Heidelberg, Germany. Dr. Nehring has held lectureships and fellowships at Sofia University and the University of Potsdam. He is currently a guest lecturer and fellow at the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung Media Programme South East Europe and contributes regularly to Deutsche Welle.

Barbara Bačová

Barbara Bačová is an Analyst at the Institute for Global Analytics. She is a graduate of BA (Hons) in Human, Social, and Political Sciences from the University of Cambridge and is studying to receive an MPhil in Social Anthropological Research also at the University of Cambridge. Barbara has previously been a research assistant for the former Slovak MP Miroslav Beblavý, worked for the behavioral/health startup Zhiva, and co-wrote the syllabi for Slovak middle schools regarding disinformation and critical thinking. In her free time, she has been acting as the President of the Cambridge University’s Czech and Slovak society and volunteering for the Slovak Debate Association to make academic debating and its benefits more accessible.