Our team members are listed alphabetically by institution.
University of Bristol
Ana E. Juncos is the PeaceCapacity Principal Investigator and team leader at the University of Bristol. She is also the Consortium Coordinator of EU-CIVCAP and a Reader in European Politics at the School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies.
Gilberto Algar-Faria is the Co-Investigator for PeaceCapacity at the University of Bristol, where he is also the Project Officer and Senior Research Associate for EU-CIVCAP and a PhD Candidate in the School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies.
Natalie Jester is the Project Officer and Research Associate for PeaceCapacity at the University of Bristol, where she is also a PhD Candidate in the School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies.
Belgrade Centre for Security Policy
Sonja Stojanović Gajić has been BCSP Director since 2006. She holds an MA in Politics, Security and Integration with distinction from the School of Slavonic and Eastern European Studies, University College London.
Marija Ignjatijević is a researcher at the Belgrade Centre for Security Policy since September 2017.
Aden Abdi is Horn of Africa Programme Director at Conciliation Resources.
Felix Colchester is Policy, Accord and Learning Officer at Conciliation Resources, with responsibilities for UK policy engagement, comparative learning and publications.
Kosovar Centre for Security Studies
Florian Qehaja is the Executive Director of KCSS and one of the co-founders of KCSS. Florian is author of several scientific and policy publications in the security field. He serves as an international consultant on security issues cooperating with leading international governmental and non-governmental organisations.
Rudinë Jakupi is employed as a Researcher at the Kosovar Centre for Security Studies on behalf of the Think Tank Young Professional Development Program for MA and PhD Graduates.
Sandra McNeill is the Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Transparency Solutions (TS) and is an Honorary Research Affiliate at the University of Bristol.
Khadir Abdi is currently Operations Director for Transparency Solutions (TS) based in Hargeisa and is on the Senior Management Team of Somali First, a co-produced initiative between the University of Bristol and TS.
Amel Sa’eed Ismail is the Marketing and Research Officer at Transparency Solutions. She graduated from the University of Hargeisa in May 2014 and subsequently worked for the Edna Adan Hospital Foundation and Action Aid International before moving to TS in 2016.