AIES Research Intern
Leonie Friedrich has been an intern at the Austrian Institute for European and Security Policy (AIES) since January 2021. Before, she obtained her Bachelor in European Studies at Maastricht University, the Netherlands, which was also accompanied by an Erasmus semester at Sciences Po Bordeaux, France. After graduating, she worked as an intern at the Institute of Conflict Research in Vienna, which deals with research on democracy development and security, among others. Her main interest lies in the fields of foreign and security policy of the EU and geopolitics.