Research Associate, Global Governance Center.
Sorina Ioana Crisan is an analyst, researcher and writer in international relations and foreign policy. She is the founder of www.PersuasiveDiscourse.com, a website dedicated to showcasing her PhD work and interviews with scholars and academics on the topics of persuasive discourse, psychological distance, foreign policy, decision making, international security, etc. Dr. Crisan holds a PhD from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva. Her PhD thesis is titled: The Politics of Intervention: The Role of Psychological Distance in Foreign Policy Decision Making. Her thematic expertise includes communications, public speaking, international relations, decision making, foreign policy, military interventions, political psychology, and alliance relations, while her regional expertise is focused on North America and Western Europe.