Dr. Alexandra Novosseloff is currently a senior visiting fellow at the International Peace Institute in New York. She holds a PhD in political science from the University of Paris-Panthéon-Assas (Paris 2). Her area of expertise lies in the field of international organizations, the UN Security Council, peacekeeping, and the relationship between the United Nations and regional organizations. Dr Alexandra Novosseloff is also a non-resident fellow at the New York University Center on International Cooperation, a research associate at the Centre Thucydide in Paris, and a senior expert at the Peace and Security Section of the Global Governance Institute in Brussels. She is also a free-lance photographer interested in post-conflict areas.