Andrew Edward Tchie

Research Fellow for Conflict, Security and Development at IISS, King's College London

Dr Andrew E. Tchie is a Research Fellow at the International Institute for Strategic Studies in London. His research focuses are on peacekeeping in Africa, the use of indiscriminate violence in African conflicts, the response to conflict by the African Union and Regional Economic Communities as well as approaches to conflict prevention, mitigation and build state resilience. He previously worked for the United Nations Mission in South Sudan as a civil affairs officer (2015-17), UNDP in Nepal (2014-15) and the Commonwealth Secretariat (2009-10). He is a visiting Senior Research Fellow at the Centre for Conflict and Health at King’s College London, a former visiting researcher at the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), and a fellow at the Michael Nicolson Centre for Conflict and Cooperation.

Experience

  • 2013–2018
    PhD candidate, University of Essex

Education

  • 2013 
    University of Essex, MSc in Conflict Resolution
  • 2011 
    University of London, MA in Political Communications
  • 2006 
    University of Sussex, BA in Broadcast Production

Professional Memberships

  • Member of the Research School on Peace (PRIO)
  • PhD Fellow at the Michael Nicholson Centre for Conflict and Cooperation
  • PhD Fellow at the Institute for Democracy and Conflict Resolution
  • The Higher Education Academy (HEA)