Position: Director, Research and Publications

Practice Areas: Security Studies

Sumien is currently completing her Master’s degree in Security Studies at the University of Pretoria in South Africa. She completed her International Relations honours degree in 2015 and a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations in 2014 at the University of Pretoria. Her area of interest is in the security and strategic studies field. Sumien intends to pursue a career in the counter-terrorism after completion of her Master’s degree in 2017.