Aleksandra Kozioł is an analyst on European security in the European Union Programme. She deals with defense and foreign policy as well as the border management system of the European Union. Her research interests also focus on the situation in the post-Soviet area with particular emphasis on the policy of the Russian Federation. MA in international relations and Russian philology, a PhD student in political science at the Jagiellonian University. Intern at the European Border and Coast Guard Agency (Frontex). She speaks fluent English and Russian, she also knows German and Belarusian well.