Matthias Bash is a final year International Relations student with a focus on political violence.
Peter is a third year history student from the UK with a particular interest in the early modern period. His outlook on foreign affairs is shaped by the idea that the wider world can only be fully understood by looking at its past, and this often informs his pieces for the FAR.
Sophie Elizabeth Black
Sophie Elizabeth Black is a final year International Relations student with a focus in Critical Theory. She is multi-national having lived in both Australia and Switzerland for most of her life, and speaks English and German fluently. Her specific interests in foreign affairs are issues surrounding international aid, gender development, and human rights.
Sara Fay is a fourth year studying International Relations and History. She doesn’t like to sleep, but enjoys reading, drinking coffee, and talking as fast as possible. She wishes to apologise in advance for all the history jokes she’s probably going to make that you're probably not going to laugh at during meetings, but will choose to make the jokes anyway.
Anna Kane is a fourth year studying International Relations and Middle Eastern Studies. She is American, speaking English and French. Her academic interests include (but aren’t limited to!) far-right extremism, Iranian history, and US foreign policy.
Gustavo Mello Viegas
Gustavo Viegas is a second year Economics student from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He speaks Portuguese, English and Spanish and has a special interest in international trade, economic development and monetary policy, with a focus on Latin America. He is an enthusiastic supporter of multiculturalism and globalisation.