Calvin Nixon

AIES Intern


Calvin joined the AIES as an intern in May 2024.

He holds a B.A. degree in Political Science and South Asian Studies, as well as a MasterĀ“s degree in International Relations from Heidelberg University and Leiden University. He has been a researcher with the Heidelberg Institute for International Conflict Research (HIIK) since 2021.

His research focuses on the Indo-Pacific with a particular focus on the international relations of South Asia and on Ontological Security Theory. Before joining the AIES he was an intern with Friedrich Naumann Foundation South Asia  and the German Corporation for International Cooperation (GIZ).